What Happened on January 24, 1965

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Saldanha, Brazilian film director, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Ross MacDonald, Canadian sailor (Olympics 1996), born in British Columbia, Canada
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1940-45, 1951-55) during World War II, and writer (Nobel Prize in Literature, 1953), dies of a stroke at 90

1965 Highlights

About January 24, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 58 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Downtown - Petula Clark
  • UK #1 Song: Go Now - The Moody Blues