January 12 - Hullabaloo premieres on NBC in the US. The first show included performances by the New Christy Minstrels, comedian Woody Allen, actress Joey Heatherton and a segment from London in which Brian Epstein introduces the Zombies and Gerry and the Pacemakers.
March 24 - Live TV pictures from U.S. unmanned moon probe "Ranger 9" transmitted prior to impact.
April 21 - The Beach Boys appear on Shindig performing their most recent hit, "Do You Wanna Dance?"
September 12 - The Beatles appear on The Ed Sullivan Show, performing songs from their new album Help.
November 8 - The soap opera Days of Our Lives debuts.
Sony introduces the Betamax, a home video tape recorder
Nearly all of NBC's programs are now broadcast in color.
First television broadcasts in Paraguay
Popular Television Shows
Hogan's Heroes premieres (1965-1971)
I Dream of Jeannie premieres (1965-1970)
Lost In Space premieres (1965-1968)
"Green Acres" premieres (1965-1971)
The Andy Griffith Show (1960-1968)
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961-1966)
Dr Who (1963-1989)
The Ed Sullivan Show (1948-1971)
Hanna Barbera's The Flintstones (1960-1966)
Lawrence Welk Show (1955-1982)
Mister Ed (1961-1966)
My Three Sons (1960-1972)
The Tonight Show (1954-present)
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954-1983)
May 31 - Brooke Shields, actress
September 9 - Adam Sandler American actor, comedian
November 20 - Ben Stiller, actor
April 27 - Edward R. Murrow