On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1965

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Edward Heath succeeds Alec Douglas-Home as leader of the British Conservative party

British Prime Minister Edward Heath
British Prime Minister
Edward Heath
British Prime Minister Alec Douglas-Home
British Prime Minister
Alec Douglas-Home

Famous Birthdays

  • Alondra Johnson, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Doug Riesenberg, NFL tackle (NY Giants)
  • Patrick Labyorteaux American actor (Heathers, Yes Man, Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Shawn Michaels [Mike Hickenbottom], American professional wrestler (WWF/AWA), born in San Antonio, Texas
1965 Highlights

About July 22, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer