On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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, Ethiopian politician and public health authority, born in Asmara, Eritrea

Famous Deaths

  • Carlo Gatti, Italian composer, dies at 88