What Happened on November 16, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Venera 3 launched, 1st to land on another planet (crashes into Venus)
  • Walt Disney launches Epcot Center: Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow

Famous Birthdays

  • Glen Edward Day, American PGA golfer (1994 Anheuser-Busch-2nd), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Italian-French actress, screenwriter and film director (A Castle in Italy, Normal People), born in Turin, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander King, author (Jack Paar Show), dies at 66
  • William Thomas Cosgrave, President of the Irish Free State, dies at 85