1st of August, 1965

The 1st of August, 1965, fell on a Sunday. Day 213 of 1965. Decade: 1960s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 1st of August, 1965:

  • Cigarette advertising is banned in the United Kingdom.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of August, 1965:

  • United States: (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - Rolling Stones
  • United Kingdom: Mr. Tambourine Man - Byrds

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 1st of August, 1965.

  • William Westmoreland.

    U.S. General William Westmoreland was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1965. General Westmoreland was in command of U.S. forces in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War.

  • 1965 in movies.

    Movies released in 1965 included The Sound of Music, Doctor Zhivago, Thunderball, Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, That Darn Cat!, The Great Race, Cat Ballou, What's New Pussycat?, Shenandoah, Von Ryan's Express, Darling and Battle of the Bulge.

  • 1965 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1965 were dominated by The Supremes, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Sonny & Cher and Herman's Hermits.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 54 years, 3 months and 14 days have passed since the 1st of August, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of August, 1965, will be 54 years of age.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of August, 1965:

  • 6th of August, 1965: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is signed into law. The act prohibits racial discrimination in voting.
  • 11th of August, 1965: The Watts Riots take place in Los Angeles, California.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of August, 1965, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1965 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of August, 1965 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 1st of August, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of August, 1965 was probably conceived around the 22nd of October, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of August, 1965 is the 11th of May, 1966. (Rough Estimate).

1st of August

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of August, 1965.

  • 19,828 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,713,142,800 seconds have passed since the 1st of August, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,998,666,600 times.
  • Since the 1st of August, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 883,981,684,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 285,523,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 147,330,281 steps. That's about 65,480 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,557,714 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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