On This Day

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

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantin G. Mostras, Russian composer, dies at 79
1965 Highlights

About September 6, 1965

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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