On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1965

Historical Events

  • Lawry & Simpson complete opening stand of 382 against W Indies

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Bassen, NHL center (Dallas Stars), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Ken Harvey, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in Austin, Texas
  • Nathalie Stutzmann (née Dupuy), French concert contralto and conductor (Orfeo 55, 2009-19), born in Suresnes, France
  • Norman Whiteside, Northern Ireland football player, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Paul Frase, American NFL defensive end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Elmira, New York
  • Zahid Sadiq, Kenyan cricketer, born in Nairobi, Kenya
1965 Highlights

About May 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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