Monday May 03, 1965
US date format: 5/3/1965, UK date format: 3/5/1965
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 3, 1965). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Mikhail Prokhorov and Ignatius Aphrem.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter by Herman's Hermits.
In UK Ticket To Ride by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Gabino Barrera, directed by René Cardona, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while My Shadow Ran Fast by Bill Sands was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Orlando.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 03, 1965?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- See more
- Don Steele, begins a 40+ year radio career at KRTH (Los Angeles, California)
- KTCI TV channel 17 in St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN (PBS) 1st broadcast
- Pulitzer prize awarded to Irwin Unger (Greenback Era)
- Cambodia drops diplomatic relations with the US.
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 03, 1965?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Herman's Hermits - Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter
- Gary Lewis and the Playboys - Count Me In
- The Beatles - Ticket To Ride
- Wayne Fontana - Game Of Love
- The Seekers - I'll Never Find Another You
- Petula Clark - I Know A Place
- Herman's Hermits - Silhouettes
- Freddie and the Dreamers - I'm Telling You Now
- The Rolling Stones - The Last Time
- Sounds Orchestral - Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Little Milton - We're Gonna Make It
- Marvin Gaye - I'll Be Doggone
- The Temptations - It's Growing
- The Miracles - Ooo Baby Baby
- Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Shotgun
- Billy Stewart - I Do Love You
- Solomon Burke - Got To Get You Off My Mind
- Gene Chandler - Nothing Can Stop Me
- Martha & The Vandellas - Nowhere To Run
- The Impressions - Woman's Got Soul
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free