On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Rhodesia proclaimed independence from Britain by PM Ian Smith
  • William Alfred's "Hogan's Goat" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Wilson, American murderer (FBI Most Wanted List), born in NYC, New York
  • Max Mutchnick, American TV writer and producer
  • Ruthie Matthes, Sun Valley Idaho, cyclist (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Gaston Glass, actor (Opening Your Eyes), dies after long illness at 65