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.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Willie Mays named NL MVP

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

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? 55 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio