On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1965

Historical Events

  • Supreme Court declares federal law allowing post office to intercept communist propaganda is unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Jorgis, American badminton player (Olympic-92), born in Palo Alto, California

Person of interestJohn C. Reilly

John C. Reilly, American actor (Chicago, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story), born in Chicago, Illinois

  • ShinichirĊ Watanabe, Japanese anime director (Samurai Champloo), born in Kyoto, Japan
1965 Highlights

About May 24, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini