On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1965

Historical Events

  • Geoff Boycott takes 3-47 against South Africa, his best Test bowling

Famous Birthdays

  • Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • José DeJesús, American baseball pitcher (Kansas City Royals), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Konnan, Cuban-born professional wrestler, born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Lindsay Burns, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Big Timber, Montana
  • Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • Tim McDonald, American football safety (Super Bowl 1995; First-team All-Pro 1989; 6 × Pro Bowl; St. L/Phoenix Cardinals, SF 49ers), born in Fresno, California
1965 Highlights

About January 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Feel Fine - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: I Feel Fine - The Beatles