On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1965

Historical Events

  • "New Faces of 1965" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • Early Bird satellite goes into commercial service

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthew Barley, British classical, contemporary, and jazz cellist (The Peasant Girl), born in London, England
1965 Highlights

About May 2, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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