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1965


Jan
12
Birthday of Rob Zombie Birthday of Rob Zombie (1965)Rob Zombie On His Film Career

21
Jam Master Jay of Run-D.M.C. is bornJam Master Jay, or Jason Mizell, of Run-D.M.C. is bornTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

22
Birthday of Guns N' Roses' Steven Adler Birthday of Steven Adler (1965) [Guns N' Roses]Guns N' Roses: History of the Hard Rock Band

24
Death of Winston ChurchillDeath of Winston Churchill (1965)Sir Winston Churchill Biography: British Prime Minister's Life
Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

Feb
1
Birthday of Brandon LeeBirthday of Brandon Lee (1965).Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects
Top 10 Posthumous Movie Performances

7
Birthday of Chris RockBirthday of Chris Rock (1965)Top 10 Chris Rock Moments
Top 10 Male Stand-Up Comedians

15
Canada inaugurates the Maple Leaf as its official flag.Canada inaugurates the Maple Leaf as its official flag.Top 10 Symbols of Canada

15
Death of Nat King ColeDeath of Nat King Cole (1965)Top 10 Classic Duets

17
Birthday of Michael BayBirthday of Michael Bay (1965)Top 10 Worst Hollywood Directors

18
Birthday of Dr. DreBirthday of Dr. Dre (1965)The Life and Career of Dr. Dre
Top 10 Rap Groups and Crews
Top 10 In-Band Feuds
Top 10 Dr. Dre Songs

21
Death of Malcolm XMalcolm X is assassinated in New York City by members of the Nation of Islam (1965)Malcolm X: Life and Death
Top 10 Defining Moments of 1960s America

24
Birthday of Kristin Davis Birthday of Kristin Davis (1965)The History of Sex and the City

25
Birthday of Carrot TopBirthday of Carrot Top (1965)Top 10 Most Hated Comedians

26
Release: Release of The Last Time by The Rolling StonesRelease of The Last Time by The Rolling Stones (1965)Top 10 Rip-off Songs

Mar
2
Release: The Sound of Music is releasedThe Sound of Music is released (1965)Top 10 Movies of the 1960s

18
Cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov is first person to walk in space Cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov, leaving his spacecraft Voskhod 2 for 12 minutes, becomes the first person to walk in space (1965)Space Race: 20th Century Timeline and Firsts

21
Martin Luther King marched from Selma to MontgomeryMartin Luther King, Jr. leads 3,200 people on the start of the third and finally successful civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama (1965)History of the Civil Rights Movement
Martin Luther King Jr: Life and Death

24
Birthday of The UndertakerBirthday of The Undertaker (1965)Top 10 Wrestling Catchphrases

25
Birthday of Sarah Jessica Parker Birthday of Sarah Jessica Parker (1965)The History of Sex and the City
How To Dress Like the Sex and the City Ladies

30
Birthday of Piers MorganBirthday of Piers Morgan (1965)Top 10 Angry U.S. Liberals

Apr
4
Birthday of Robert Downey Jr.Birthday of actor Robert Downey Jr. (1965)Robert Downey Jr. - From Troubled Actor To Iron Man
Top 10 Robert Downey, Jr. Moments
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 Actors Who Haven't Won an Oscar

6
Birthday of Black Francis of PixiesBirthday of Black Francis of Pixies (1965)Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1980s

9
Release: The Greatest Story Ever ToldThe film The Greatest Story Ever Told is released (1965)Top 10 Biblical Movies

16
Birthday of Martin LawrenceBirthday of Martin Lawrence (1965)Top 10 Greatest Cross-Dressing Movie Roles

May
10
Theatrical release of 'For A Few More Dollars'.Theatrical release of 'For A Few More Dollars'. Clint Eastwood starred as one of two bounty hunters in pursuit of a fugitive.Top 10 Bounty Hunters in Movies

16
Birthday of Krist NovoselicBirthday of Krist Novoselic [Nirvava] (1965)The History of Nirvana
Top 10 Greatest Nirvana Songs

17
Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails is bornSinger-songwriter, producer and founder of Nine Inch Nails, Trent Reznor, is bornTrent Reznor Bio: Nine Inch Nails and beyond
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1990s

Jun
6
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones is released(I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released (1965)Top 10 Guitar Riffs of the All Time

6
Release: (I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released(I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released (1965)Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands
Top 10 Iconic Rock Songs
Top 10 Rock Anthems
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1960s
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1960s

7
Mick Foley is born.Michael Francis 'Mick' Foley, Sr. is born in Bloomington, Indiana, and grows up to be the wrestling legend Mankind.WWE Great Mick Foley aka Mankind Discusses Comedy Career

8
Birthday of Milli Vanilli's Rob PilatusRob Pilatus of Milli Vanilli is bornTop 10 Lip Sync Fails

22
Birthday of Uwe BollBirthday of Uwe Boll (1965)Top 10 Worst Hollywood Directors

Jul
22
Birthday of Shawn MichaelsBirthday of Shawn Michaels (1965)Top 10 Wrestling Catchphrases
Top 10 Wrestlers

23
Birthday of SlashBirthday of Slash [Guns N Roses] (1965)Top 10 Guitar Solos
Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs
Top 10 Musicians Who Surprisingly Didn't Die From Drugs
Top 10 Supergroups
Top 10 In-Band Feuds

25
Bob Dylan goes electricBob Dylan goes electric as he plugs in at the Newport Folk Festival, signaling a major change in folk and rock music (1965)The Life and Career of Bob Dylan

31
Birthday of J. K. Rowling Birthday of J. K. Rowling (1965)Harry Potter: The Franchise

Aug
7
Psychedelics were first introduced to the Hell's Angels at a party by Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters.The infamous first party between Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters and motorcycle gang the Hells Angels takes place at Kesey's estate in La Honda, California introducing psychedelics to the gang world and forever linking the hippie movement to the Hell's AngelTop 10 Famous LSD Users

11
The Watts (Race) Riots begin in L.A.Race riots (the Watts riots) begin in the Watts area of Los Angeles, California (1965) History of the Civil Rights Movement

15
Release: Otis Redding song, Respect, is releasedOtis Redding song, Respect, is releasedTop 10 Cover Songs

15
The Beatles live at Shea StadiumThe Beatles live at Shea Stadium in New York, U.S.A. (1965).Top 10 Greatest Live Musical Performances

20
Birthday of KRS-OneBirthday of KRS-One (1965).Top 10 Hip-Hop Feuds and Rivalries

28
Birthday of Shania TwainBirthday of Shania Twain (1965)The Life and Career of Shania Twain
Top 10 Female Country Music Stars

28
First Subway restaurant opensFirst Subway restaurant opens (1965)Top 10 American Fast Food Chains

Sep
3
Birthday of Charlie SheenBirthday of Charlie Sheen (1965)Top 10 TV Replacement Characters
Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers
Top 10 Crazy Charlie Sheen Moments
The Acting Career of 'Two And A Half Men' Star Charlie Sheen

13
Release: Yesterday by The Beatles is released in the U.S.Yesterday by The Beatles is released in the U.S. (1965).Top 10 Over-Covered Songs

15
The TV series Lost in Space airs its first episodeThe TV series Lost in Space airs its first episode (1965)Top 10 Worst Movies Based on a TV Series

17
The TV series The Wild Wild West airs its first episodeThe TV series The Wild Wild West airs its first episode (1965)Top 10 Worst Movies Based on a TV Series

25
Birthday Of Scottie PippenChicago Bulls - Greatest Sports FranchisesChicago Bulls - Greatest Sports Franchises

30
The TV series Thunderbirds airs its first episodeThe TV series Thunderbirds airs its first episode (1965)Top 10 Worst Movies Based on a TV Series

Oct
1
Debut of DC Villain Egg Fu in Wonder Woman #157.Debut of DC Villain Egg Fu in Wonder Woman #157. This ridiculous foe was a Chinese Communist agent, inexplicably shaped like an egg the size of a house, who used his moustaches as whips against his enemies. Top 10 Worst DC Supervillains

5
Birthday of Mario LemieuxHistory and accomplishments of the Pittsburgh PenguinsPittsburgh Penguins - Greatest Sports Franchises

8
Birthday of C-Jay Ramone Birthday of C-Jay Ramone (1965)The History of the Ramones

30
Birthday of Ben StillerBirthday of Ben Stiller (1965)Top 10 Hilarious Ben Stiller Moments

30
Birthday of Gavin RossdaleBirthday of Gavin Rossdale (1965)Top 10 Grunge Bands (REDUX)

Nov
5
Birth of actress Famke Janssen.Birth of Famke Janssen. She is a Dutch actress, director, screenwriter, and former fashion model. She is best known for playing Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye and Jean Grey/Phoenix in the X-Men film series.Top 10 Sexy Female Movie Villains
James Bond Movie Retrospective: The Bond Girls

5
Release: My Generation by The Who is releasedMy Generation by The Who is released (1965)Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1960s

20
Birthday of Mike D of Beastie Boys aka Michael Diamond Birthday of Mike D (1965)Top 10 Beastie Boys Songs
The History of the Beastie Boys

21
Birthday of BjorkBirthday of Icelandic musician, Bjork (1965)The Life and Career of Bjork
Top 10 Outrageous Female Music Fashion Icons

24
Release: Out of Our Heads is releasedOut of Our Heads is released (1965)Top 10 Best Rolling Stones Songs

30
Birthday of Ben Stiller Birthday of Ben Stiller (1965)Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés

30
Birthday of Ben StillerBirthday of Ben Stiller (1965)The Life and Career of Ben Stiller: From Zoolander to Tower Heist
Top 10 Movie Idiots

Dec
3
Release: The Beatles' album, Rubber Soul, is releasedThe Beatles' album, 'Rubber Soul,' is releasedTop 10 Beatles Moments

5
Birthday of Goo Goo Dolls' John RzeznikBirthday of Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik (1965).Interview with Goo Goo Dolls on 'Iris'

9
Kecksburg UFO incident took placeKecksburg UFO incident took place (1965)Top 10 UFO Sightings

10
Birthday of J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr.Birthday of J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. (1965)Top 10 Underground Music Groups

10
Grateful Dead's first performance under this new nameGrateful Dead's first performance under this new name took placeHistory of the Grateful Dead

29
Release: ThunderballThe James Bond film Thunderball is released (1965)Top 10 Best James Bond Theme Songs
Top 10 Best Sean Connery Performances
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises