On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1965

Historical Events

  • Gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Paul VI proclaims Jews not collectively guilty for crucifixion

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles David Denler, American composer, born in Hartford, Connecticut 
  • Eric Floyd, NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Jami Gertz, actress (Less the Zero, Crossroads, Solarbabies), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Luigi Miraglia, Italian Latinist
  • Mark Carrier, NFL wide receiver (Carolina Panthers)

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Barka, Moroccan opposition leader, kidnapped & murdered in Paris
  • Earl Bostic, American jazz alto saxophonist (Flamingo, Temptation), dies at 52
1965 Highlights

About October 28, 1965

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio