On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1965

Historical Events

  • 1st US Space walk made by NASA astronaut Ed White during the Gemini 4 mission (23 minutes)
  • Gemini 4 launched; 2nd US 2-man flight (McDivitt & White); mission included 1st US spacewalk

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Blumenkrantz, American composer and actor
  • Mike Gordon, American rock bassist, banjo player (Phish), and filmmaker, born in Sudbury, Massachusetts
  • Suzan Kaminga, bodybuilder, born in Austin, Texas
1965 Highlights

About June 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini