What Happened on October 15, 1965

Historical Events

  • WEMT (now WVII) TV channel 7 in Bangor, ME (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Held, American 10k runner, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Hoff, American orchestra leader (Music Hall), dies at 60
1965 Highlights

About October 15, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Yesterday - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Tears - Ken Dodd