On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1965

Historical Events

  • "Skyscraper" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 248 performances
  • "Yarmouth Castle" burns and sinks off Bahamas, killing 89
  • Director Kenneth Tynan says the word "F*ck" on BBC

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Gamble, NBA guard (Sacramento Kings)
  • Rob Natal, catcher (Florida Marlins), born in Long Beach, California
  • Sheryl Boyle, Renfrew Ontario, kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • Zeljko Petrovic, soccer player (FC The Bosch/RKC)
1965 Highlights

About November 13, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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