What Happened on July 4, 1965

Historical Events

  • US Open Women's Golf, Atlantic City CC: Carol Mann wins by 2 shots from fellow American Kathy Cornelius

Famous Birthdays

  • Harvey Grant, American NBA forward (Trail Blazers, Orlando Magic, Wizards), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Jo Whiley, English radio DJ, born in Northampton, United Kingdom
  • John Frawley, Australian tennis player, born in Redcliffe, Australia
  • Shelley Oates, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Valdemar Eiberg, Danish jazz pioneer, saxophonist, and band leader ("I've Got a Cross-Eyed Papa"), dies at 72
1965 Highlights

About July 4, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
  • UK #1 Song: I'm Alive - The Hollies