What Happened on November 8, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Days of Our Lives" premieres on TV
  • British Indian Ocean Territory formed
  • Vietnam War: US, Australian and New Zealand forces launch Operation Hump, a search-and-destroy operation near Bien Hoa in South Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart Latuheru, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Craig Chester, American actor and screenwriter
  • Jeff Blauser, Los gatos CA, infielder (Atlanta Braves)
  • Mike Peluso, Pengilly Canada, NHL left wing (NJ Devils)

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Kilgallen, American newspaper columnist (b. 1913)