On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1965

Historical Events

  • First large-scale US Army ground units arrive in South Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Seton, Australian racing driver
1965 Highlights

About May 5, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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