1965 Calendar

January
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31      
February
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 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28      
March
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 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

April
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    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
May
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      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
June
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  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   

July
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    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
August
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1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

October
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     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
November
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 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
December
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567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 

What Happened In Year 1965?

  • February 1, 1965 – The Hamilton River in Labrador, Canada is renamed the Churchill River in honour of Winston Churchill.
  • February 2, 1965 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Snake in Chinese astrology.
  • March 18, 1965 – Cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov, leaving his spacecraft Voskhod 2 for 12 minutes, becomes the first person to walk in space.
  • April 11, 1965 – The Palm Sunday tornado outbreak of 1965: Fifty-one tornadoes hit in six Midwestern states, killing 256 people.
  • May 18, 1965 – Israeli spy Eli Cohen was hanged in Damascus, Syria.
  • May 20, 1965 – PIA Flight 705, a Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 720 – 040 B, crashes while descending to land at Cairo International Airport, killing 119 of the 125 passengers and crew.
  • June 9, 1965 – Civilian Prime Minister of South Vietnam Phan Huy Quat resigned after being unable to work with a junta led by Nguyen Cao Ky.
  • June 14, 1965 – Nguyen Cao Ky became Prime Minister of South Vietnam at the head of a military junta; General Nguyen Van Thieu became the figurehead chief of state.
  • August 6, 1965 – US President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into law.
  • August 11, 1965 – Race riots (the Watts riots) begin in the Watts area of Los Angeles, California.
  • August 18, 1965 – Vietnam War: Operation Starlite begins – United States Marines destroy a Viet Cong stronghold on the Van Tuong peninsula in the first major American ground battle of the war.
  • September 30, 1965 – The Lockheed L-100, the civilian version of the C-130 Hercules, is introduced.
  • October 1, 1965 – General Suharto rises to power after a coup that alleged to the Communist Party of Indonesia. In response, Suharto and his army massacre over a million Indonesians suspected of being communists. The killings of 7 army officers happened in the early hours of 1 October 1965.
  • October 21, 1965 – Comet Ikeya-Seki approaches perihelion, passing 450,000 kilometers from the sun.
  • October 28, 1965Nostra Aetate, the “Declaration on the Relation of the Church with Non-Christian Religions” of the Second Vatican Council, is promulgated by Pope Paul VI; it absolves the Jews of responsibility for the death of Jesus, reversing Innocent III’s 760 year-old declaration.
  • October 30, 1965 – Vietnam War: Just miles from Da Nang, United States Marines repel an intense attack by wave after wave of Viet Cong forces, killing 56 guerrillas. Among the dead, a sketch of Marine positions is found on the body of a 13-year-old Vietnamese boy who sold drinks to the Marines the day before.
  • November 8, 1965 – The Murder (Abolition of Death Penalty) Act 1965 is given Royal Assent, formally abolishing the death penalty in the United Kingdom.
  • November 28, 1965 – Vietnam War: In response to U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson’s call for “more flags” in Vietnam, Philippines President Elect Ferdinand Marcos announces he will send troops to help fight in South Vietnam.
  • December 10, 1965 – The Grateful Dead’s first concert performance under this new name.
  • December 25, 1965 – The Yemeni Nasserite Unionist People’s Organisation is founded in Taiz

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