On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1965

Historical Events

  • Shooting begins on Star Trek 2nd pilot "Where No Man Has Gone Before"

Famous Birthdays

  • Evelyn Glennie, Scottish percussionist
  • Kathleen Raine, equestrian dressage (Olympics 1996)
  • Stuart Scott, American sportscaster (ESPN), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Clyde Beatty, American animal trainer and actor (Africa Screams, The Big Cage), dies from cancer at 62

Person of interestSyngman Rhee

Syngman Rhee, 1st President of South Korea (1948-60), dies at 90

First President of South Korea Syngman Rhee
First President of South Korea
Syngman Rhee

1965 Highlights

About July 19, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer