On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1965

Historical Events

  • 12th National Film Awards (India): "Charulata" wins the Golden Lotus
  • Jim Clark becomes 1st foreigner in 49 years to win Indianapolis 500 - 3:19:05.370 (242.506 km/h)

Famous Birthdays

  • Annette Renee Peters [nee Hand], 1500/3000 runner, born in Reno, Nevada

Person of interestBrooke Shields

Brooke Shields, American model/actress (Blue Lagoon, Suddenly Susan), born in NYC, New York

Supermodel & Actress Brooke Shields
Supermodel & Actress
Brooke Shields

1965 Highlights

About May 31, 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