On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • John Wesley Harding [Wesley Stace], British musician and novelist (Here Comes The Groom), born in Hastings, East Sussex
  • Marvin Washington, NFL defensive end (NY Jets, SF 49ers)
  • Otis Smith, NFL cornerback (NY Jets)

Famous Deaths

  • Dipa Nusantara Aidit, Indonesian communist leader of PKI (1951-65), murdered at 42
  • Paul Tillich, German-American theologist (Courage To Be), dies at 79