What Happened on October 28, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Gateway Arch (630' (190m) high) completed in St Louis, Missouri
  • Pope Paul VI proclaims Jews not collectively guilty for crucifixion

Famous Birthdays

  • 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