On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1965

Historical Events

  • D Senanayake wins general elections in Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Nicolae Ceausescu is elected General Secretary of the Romanian Communist Party

Dictator of Romania Nicolae Ceausescu
Dictator of Romania
Nicolae Ceausescu
  • US confirms its troops used chemical warfare against the Vietcong

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma Wray, English actress, born in Birkenhead, England
1965 Highlights

About March 22, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries