On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1965

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea M. Ghez, American astronomer (2020 Nobel Prize for Physics for work on black holes), born in New York City
  • J. J. Birden, American NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons), born in Portland, Oregon
1965 Highlights

About June 16, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch) - Four Tops
  • UK #1 Song: Crying In The Chapel - Elvis Presley