What Happened on September 6, 1965

Historical Events

  • India invades West Pakistan, beginning the Indo-Pakistani War
  • KLNE TV channel 3 in Lexington, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Nolan, Irish handicapped writer (Under Eye of Clock), born in Mullingar, Ireland (d. 2009)
  • John Polson, Australian actor (The Sum of Us) and film director, born in Sydney, Australia
Born in 1965

Famous Deaths

  • (Ernest) "Red" Ingle, American jazz and novelty saxophonist, songwriter, arranger and vocalist (Ted Weems; Spike Jones and His City Slickers; The Natural Seven), dies of an internal hemorrhage at 58
  • Konstantin G. Mostras, Russian composer, dies at 79

About September 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Help! - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones