On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1965

Historical Events

  • Patricia R. Harris named 1st US black female ambassador (Luxembourg)
  • West Ham United of England win 5th European Cup Winner's Cup against 1860 M√ľnchen of West Germany 2-0 in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Joshua Beckett [Joshua Rifkind], American actor (Marshall Chronicles), born in Beverly Hills, California
  • Maile Flanagan, American actress (Naruto, Lab Rats), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

Famous Deaths

  • Maria Dabrowska, Polish writer (Znaki Zycia), dies
1965 Highlights

About May 19, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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