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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in December 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.

But much more happened on December 1965: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 1965?


Events

  • 01 Dec 1965 South Africa government says children of white fathers are white.
  • 03 Dec 1965 Beatles begin final UK concert tour in Glasgow
  • 04 Dec 1965 Roar of the Greasepaint closes at Shubert NYC after 232 performances
  • 05 Dec 1965 Charles de Gaulle is re-elected as French president with 10,828,421 votes.
  • 08 Dec 1965 Nikolai Podgorny succeeds Mikojan as President of the USSR
  • 09 Dec 1965 A Charlie Brown Christmas, premieres
  • 10 Dec 1965 Yearling opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 3 performances
  • 11 Dec 1965 Anya closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 12 Dec 1965 Beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales)
  • 14 Dec 1965 La Grusse Valise opens at 54th St. Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 15 Dec 1965 Bangladesh windstorm kills 10,000
  • 16 Dec 1965 Gemini 6 returns to Earth.
  • 17 Dec 1965 Largest newspaper - Sunday New York Times at 946 pages (50 cents).
  • 18 Dec 1965 La Grusse Valise closes at 54th St. Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • 19 Dec 1965 French President Charles De Gaulle re-elected (Mitterrand gets 45 percent).
  • 20 Dec 1965 WFP made a permanent UN agency.
  • 22 Dec 1965 Radio Mil (Domincan Republic) transmitter blown up
  • 25 Dec 1965 The Yemeni Nasserite Unionist People's Organisation is founded in Taiz
  • 26 Dec 1965 Funny Girl with Barbra Streisand closes on Broadway
  • 27 Dec 1965 The British oil platform ''Sea Gem'' collapses in the North Sea.
  • 28 Dec 1965 Italian Foreign Minister Amintore Fanfani resigns.
  • 29 Dec 1965 Thunderball premieres in US
  • 31 Dec 1965 Jean-Bedel Bokassa, leader of the Central African Republic army, and his military officers begins a coup d'etat against the government of President David Dacko.

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Movies

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Chhoti Si Baat

Chhoti Si Baat

Directed by: Basu Chatterjee

Starring: Ashok Kumar, Vidya Sinha, Amol Palekar, Asrani

For a Few Dollars More

For a Few Dollars More

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volontè, Mario Brega

Country: United States of America

V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta

Directed by: James McTeigue

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves, Stephen Rea

Country: United States of America

Heat

Heat

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight

Country: United States of America

Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Ryan O'Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Hardy Krüger

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in December 1965?
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Airs Above The Ground by Mary Stewart

Airs Above The Ground

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Vanessa March never thought to look for her missing husband in Vienna -- until she saw him in a newsreelshot there at the scene of a deadly fire.

Mrs. Jack by Louise Hall Tharp

Mrs. Jack

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A biography of Isabella Stewart Gardner of Boston in the 19th century. An American charmer and art collector, Isabella Stewart Gardner and her husband Jack kept company with the leading men

World Aflame by Billy Graham

World Aflame

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World aflame

Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman

Up The Down Staircase

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Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United …

The Making Of The President 1964 by Theodore H. White

The Making Of The President 1964

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“[White] revolutionized the art of political reporting.” —William F. BuckleyA national bestseller, The Making of the President 1964 is the critically acclaimed account of the 1964 presidential campaign, from the assassination