On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1965

Historical Events

  • 1st shut put over 70' (Randy Matson 70' 7")

Famous Deaths

  • Wally Hardinge, English cricketer (scored 25 & 5 in only Test for England), dies at 79
1965 Highlights

About May 8, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter - Herman's Hermits
  • UK #1 Song: King Of The Road - Roger Miller