On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1965

Historical Events

  • 18.18" (46.18 cm) of rainfall, Edgarton, Missouri (state 24-hr record)
  • NY Yankee pitcher Mel Stottlemyre hits an inside-the-park grand slam

Famous Birthdays

  • Jovy Marcelo, Filipino racing driver, born in Quezon City, Philippines (d. 1992)
  • Stone Gossard, American guitarist (Pearl Jam), born in Seattle, Washington
1965 Highlights

About July 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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