16th of March, 1965

The 16th of March, 1965, fell on a Tuesday. Day 75 of 1965. Decade: 1960s.

55 years, 0 months and 16 days have passed since the 16th of March, 1965.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 16th of March, 1965:

  • Police clash with Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee marchers in Montgomery, Alabama.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of March, 1965:

  • United States: Eight Days A Week - Beatles
  • United Kingdom: It's Not Unusual - Tom Jones

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 16th of March, 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:

  • 55 years, 0 months and 16 days have passed since the 16th of March, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of March, 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 the 16th of March, 1965:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 16th of March, 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: The 16th of March, 1965 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

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 16th of March:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 16th of March, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of March, 1965 was probably conceived around the 6th of June, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of March, 1965 is the 24th of December, 1965. (Rough Estimate).

16th of March

Events that have occurred on the 16th of March:

  • 16th of March, 1966: The first Vans shoe store is opened in California.
  • 16th of March, 1968: The My Lai Massacre occurs in Vietnam.
  • 16th of March, 1970: Motown singer Tammi Terrell passes away after battling cancer.
  • 16th of March, 1985: Reporter Terry Anderson is taken hostage by Shiite Hezbollah militants in Beirut. He is not released until 1991
  • 16th of March, 1988: Iran-Contra affair: Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North and Vice Admiral John Poindexter are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States.
  • 16th of March, 1988: The Milltown Cemetery attack occurs when loyalist paramilitary Michael Stone launches a gun and grenade attack on mourners at an IRA funeral.
  • 16th of March, 1979: The Sino-Vietnamese War between China and Vietnam comes to an end.
  • 16th of March, 1995: Rapper Eazy-E announces that he has AIDS.
  • 16th of March, 2010: Serbian singer Ksenija Pajcin is murdered by her boyfriend in Belgrade.
  • 16th of March, 2012: The comedy movie 21 Jump Street (2012) is released in cinemas.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of March, 1965.

  • 20,106 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,737,154,800 seconds have passed since the 16th of March, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,026,680,600 times.
  • Since the 16th of March, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 896,371,876,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 289,525,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 149,395,313 steps. That's about 66,398 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,845,858 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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