On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1965

Historical Events

  • Zond 3 launched to fly by Moon, enters solar orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Holland, CFL defensive back (BC Lions)

Famous Deaths

  • Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, Russian composer, teacher, and conductor (Georgian State Orchestra, 1952-65), dies at 64
1965 Highlights

About July 18, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer