On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1965

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Supremes release "I Hear a Symphony"

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross
  • William Goodhart's "Generation" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Cynthia Meyer, NY, Canadian trap shooter (Olympics 1996)
  • Jim "Razor" Sharp, American rodeo rider (Las Vegas 1988), Kermit, Texas
  • Ruben Sierra, Rio Piedras Puerto Rico, outfielder (NY Yankees)

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78
1965 Highlights

About October 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra