On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1965

Historical Events

  • 1st NY Knick game postponed (black-out) vs St Louis
  • Hurricane hits north east US/Canada
  • Several U.S. states and parts of Canada are hit by a series of blackouts lasting up to 13 hours in the Northeast Blackout of 1965.

Sports History

Willie Mays named NL MVP


Famous Birthdays

  • Bryn Terfel, Welsh bass-baritone opera and concert singer, born in Pant Glas, United Kingdom
  • Todd Gill, Canadian NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Brockville, Canada
1965 Highlights

About November 9, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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