On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1965

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Ferdinand Marcos elected 10th President of Philippines

  • General strike in Morocco against disappearance of Ben Barka
  • Mad Dog Vachon beats Crusher in Denver, to become NWA champ
  • Venera 2 launched by Soviet Union toward Venus

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Keim, NFL tackle (Seattle Seahawks)

Famous Deaths

  • Syedna Taher Saifuddin, Bohra Spiritual Leader, dies at 77
1965 Highlights

About November 12, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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