What Happened on July 8, 1965

Historical Events

  • Canadian Pacific airliner crashes into Gustafsen Lake, British Columbia, due to a bomb on board killing 52 people - one of the great unsolved aviation mysteries [1]

Sports History

Joe Morgan is 1st Houston player with 6 hits in a game

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Parker, American actor (How I Got into College, Roger-Eddie Dodd), born in NYC, New York
  • Einārs Gņedojs, Latvian soccer defender (18 caps; FK Zvejnieks Liepāja, FC Skonto Rīga), born in Liepāja, Latvia (d. 2022)
Born in 1965

About July 8, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 2 months and 22 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