February 21st, 1965

February 21st, 1965, fell on a Sunday. Day 52 of 1965. Decade: 1960s.

55 years, 3 months and 9 days have passed since February 21st, 1965.


On This Date

Events that occurred on February 21st, 1965:

  • Muslim leader Malcolm X is assassinated in Manhattan.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 21st, 1965:

  • United States: You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - Righteous Brothers
  • United Kingdom: You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - Righteous Brothers

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 February 21st, 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.

  • Tony Bennett - "The Shadow of Your Smile"

    "The Shadow of Your Smile" by Tony Bennett would go on to win a Grammy for 1965's Song of the Year.

  • The Sound of Music

    "The Sound of Music" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1965.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 55 years, 3 months and 9 days have passed since February 21st, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 07 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 21st, 1965, will be 55 years of age.
  • People born in 1965 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 21st, 1965:

  • January 24th, 1965: Sir Winston Churchill passes away.
  • January 30th, 1965: The funeral of Sir Winston Churchill takes place in London.
  • February 8th, 1965: 84 people die when Eastern Air Lines Flight 663 crashes after taking off from JFK Airport.
  • February 15th, 1965: A new red and white maple leaf design becomes the new flag of Canada.
  • March 7th, 1965: State Troopers attack 525 civil rights demonstrators in Selma, Alabama.
  • March 15th, 1965: US President Lyndon B. Johnson delivers his "We Shall Overcome" speech.
  • March 16th, 1965: Police clash with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee marchers in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • March 20th, 1965: The Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 begins.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 21st, 1965, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1965 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 21st, 1965 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

1965 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1965.

"Underdog" - "Hoppity Hooper" - "Jonny Quest" - "Ricochet Rabbit & Droop-a-Long" - "The Patty Duke Show" - "The Mighty Hercules" - "Davey and Goliath" - "Mister Ed" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "The Flintstones" - "My Three Sons" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1965 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1965:

  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Johnny Seven OMA (toy gun)
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Big Loo
  • Mouse Trap
  • Tammy (doll)
  • Chatter Telephone
  • Rock-a-Stack
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch
  • Troll doll

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of February:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on February 21st, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 21st, 1965 was probably conceived around the 14th of May, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 21st, 1965 is the 1st of December, 1965. (Rough Estimate).

21st of February

Events that have occurred on the 21st of February:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 21st, 1965.

  • 20,191 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,744,498,800 seconds have passed since the February 21st, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,035,248,600 times.
  • Since February 21st, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 900,161,380,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 290,749,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 150,026,897 steps. That's about 66,679 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,933,986 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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