7th of May, 1965

The 7th of May, 1965, fell on a Friday. Day 127 of 1965. Decade: 1960s.

54 years, 11 months and 2 days have passed since the 7th of May, 1965.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Owen Hart: Canadian wrestler.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 7th of May, 1965:

  • United States: Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter - Herman's Hermits
  • United Kingdom: Ticket To Ride - Beatles

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 7th of May, 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:

  • 54 years, 11 months and 2 days have passed since the 7th of May, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 7th of May, 1965, will be 54 years of age.
  • People born in 1965 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 7th of May, 1965:

  • 25th of April, 1965: A 16-year-old called Michael Clark kills 3 people with a sniper rifle in California.
  • 5th of May, 1965: FA Cup Final 1965: Liverpool defeat Leeds United 2-1 after Extra Time.
  • 27th of May, 1965: Football: Internazionale win the European Cup after they defeat Benfica 1-0.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 7th of May, 1965, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1965 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 7th of May, 1965 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

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 7th of May:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 7th of May, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 7th of May, 1965 was probably conceived around the 28th of July, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 7th of May, 1965 is the 14th of February, 1966. (Rough Estimate).

7th of May

Events that have occurred on the 7th of May:

  • 7th of May, 1915: The British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is torpedoed by a German U-boat.
  • 7th of May, 1966: Irish bank workers go on strike.
  • 7th of May, 2000: Vladimir Putin is inaugurated as the President of Russia.
  • 7th of May, 1960: FA Cup Final 1960: Wolverhampton Wanderers defeat Blackburn Rovers 3-0.
  • 7th of May, 1972: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 1972 NBA Finals after they defeat the New York Knicks 4-1.
  • 7th of May, 1972: Serial killer Ed Kemper murders hitchhikers Mary Ann Pesce and Anita Mary Luchessa near Alameda, California.
  • 7th of May, 1986: Football: Steaua Bucuresti win the European Cup after defeating Barcelona on penalties.
  • 7th of May, 1992: Sir Mix-a-Lot releases his single "Baby Got Back".
  • 7th of May, 1993: The song "Whoomp! (There It Is)" is released.
  • 7th of May, 1997: The movie The Fifth Element (1997) is released.
  • 7th of May, 1999: The Mummy (1999) is released in cinemas.
  • 7th of May, 2004: Van Helsing (2004) is released.
  • 7th of May, 2010: The film Iron Man 2 (2010) is released.
  • 7th of May, 2013: Rapper Ja Rule is released from prison after serving time for tax evasion.
  • 7th of May, 2015: The Conservative Party win a surprise majority during the 2015 United Kingdom general election.
  • 7th of May, 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins the 2017 French presidential election.
  • 7th of May, 2019: Liverpool overturn a 3-0 deficit against Barcelona in the Champions League.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 7th of May, 1965.

  • 20,061 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,733,270,400 seconds have passed since the 7th of May, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,022,148,800 times.
  • Since the 7th of May, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 894,367,526,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 288,878,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 149,061,254 steps. That's about 66,249 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,799,245 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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