On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1965

Historical Events

  • Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Phillies 10,000th game to a decision since 1900, Phils beat Cards
  • WUND TV channel 2 in Columbia, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Allison Daughtry, actress (Guilding Light)
  • Brian Washington, American NFL safety (KC Chiefs), born in Richmond, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Father Divine [Reverend Major Jealous Divine], "the Messenger", African American religious leader
  • Robert "Bobby" Jordan, American actor (Dead End Kids, Kid Dynamite, Flying Wild), dies of sclerosis of liver at 42
1965 Highlights

About September 10, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo