September 9th, 1965

September 9th, 1965, fell on a Thursday. It was day 252 of 1965. The decade was the 1960s.

54 years, 10 months and 26 days have passed since September 9th, 1965.


On This Date

Events that occurred on September 9th, 1965:

  • 76 people are killed after Hurricane Betsy strikes New Orleans.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 9th, 1965:

  • United States: Help - The Beatles
  • United Kingdom: I Got You Babe - Sonny & Cher

Take Me Back!

The date is September 9th, 1965 and it's a Thursday. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves. In America, the song Help by The Beatles is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, I Got You Babe by Sonny & Cher is the number one hit song. Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States. Because it's 1965, radio stations are playing hit songs from music artists such as The Rolling Stones, The Byrds, The Beatles, Sonny & Cher and The Supremes.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Perry Mason", "Bonanza" and "Danger Man". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Flintstones", "The Bugs Bunny Show", "The Patty Duke Show" and "Ricochet Rabbit & Droop-a-Long". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Etch A Sketch", "Rock-a-Stack", "Big Loo" and "Motorific (slot car toys)".


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 September 9th, 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, 10 months and 26 days have passed since September 9th, 1965.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 1965.
  • Leap Year: 1965 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on September 9th, 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 September 9th, 1965:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 9th, 1965, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1965 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: September 9th, 1965 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
  • Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Rawhide - American western series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.
  • Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

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:

  • Barrel of Monkeys
  • 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 9th of September:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on September 9th, 1965.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on September 9th, 1965 was probably conceived around the 30th of November, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 9th, 1965 is the 19th of June, 1966. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about September 9th, 1965.

  • 20,054 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,732,665,600 seconds have passed since the September 9th, 1965.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,021,443,200 times.
  • Since September 9th, 1965, earth has travelled approximately 894,055,449,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 288,777,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 149,009,242 steps. That's about 66,226 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,791,987 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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