On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1965

Historical Events

  • The Temptations' "My Girl" reaches #1
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • A J Sager, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Columbus, Ohio

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Ethiopian politician and heath official (first African Director-General of the World Health Organisation), born in Asmara, Eritrea


Famous Deaths

  • Carlo Gatti, Italian musicologist (Verdi), dies at 88
1965 Highlights

About March 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

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