On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1965

Historical Events

Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

19th NHL All-Star Game, Montreal Forum, Montreal, QC: All-Stars beat Montreal Canadiens, 5-2; MVP: Henri Richard, Montreal, C

Ice Hockey Great Henri Richard
Ice Hockey Great
Henri Richard
  • Beatles receive a gold record for "Yesterday"
  • Mass arrests of communists in Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Hennings, NFL defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Mikhail Shtalenkov, NHL goalie (Team Russia, Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Norman Blake, Scottish musician (Teenage Fanclub), born in Bellshill, North Lanarkshire
  • William Zabka, American actor
1965 Highlights

About October 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra