What Happened on May 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • Dutch Voting Rights Bill passes
  • Revised International Convention on Safety of Life at Sea takes effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Lloyd, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Hazel Irvine, British television presenter
  • Jacqueline Mary Nelson, New Zealand points race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
1965 Highlights

About May 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Help Me, Rhonda - The Beach Boys
  • UK #1 Song: Long Live Love - Sandie Shaw