Historical Events Happened In 1964
Friday, 28 November 2014
Sep 04 Forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth" on this day in history.
Sep 04 NASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1) in the year 1964.
Sep 04 The now-classic comedy, Gilligan's Island, debuts on CBS-TV in the year 1964.
Sep 04 W Bergengruen, writer, dies at 71 in the year 1964.
Sep 07 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Valhalla Golf Open on this day in history.
Sep 09 Charles O'Neill, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Sep 11 Gillette's 20 year contract with MSG & ABC to televise fights for free ends as Dick Tiger defeats Don Fullmer at the Cleve Auditorium on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1964 first football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6
Sep 12 In the year 1964 typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage
Sep 14 Mary Howe, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1964.
Sep 14 In the year 1964 walt Disney awarded the Medal of Freedom at the White House
Sep 15 Robert Dower, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies in the year 1964.
Sep 16 In the year 1964 "Shindig" premiers
Sep 16 Leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76 in the year 1964.
Sep 17 "Bewitched" premiers on ABC TV in the year 1964.
Sep 18 Sean O'Casey, Irish playwright (The Plough and the Stars), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Sep 20 Paramount theater (NYC) presented the Beatles and Steve and Eydie in the year 1964.
Sep 21 In the year 1964 constellation (US) beats Sovereign (England) in 20th America's Cup
Sep 21 Jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop in the year 1964.
Sep 21 On this day in history malta becomes independent within the British Commonwealth
Sep 21 Malta gains independence from Britain in the year 1964.
Sep 22 In the year 1964 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 perfs
Sep 22 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens on Broadway, runs 3,242 performances in the year 1964.
Sep 24 "The Munsters" premiers in the year 1964.
Sep 24 Ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd in the year 1964.
Sep 24 The Munsters, starring Fred Gwynne, Yvonne DeCarlo, and Al Lewis, makes its TV premiere on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79
Sep 27 In the year 1964 the Warren Commission report is issued, stating that JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald acted without outside help.
Sep 28 Australia beats US in first clay court Davis Cup in the year 1964.
Sep 28 First deployment of Polaris A-3 missile on USS Daniel Webster (SSBN 626) from Charleston, SC in the year 1964.
Sep 28 In the year 1964 george Dyson, composer, dies at 81
Sep 29 Robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69 in the year 1964.
Oct 01 On this day in history ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76
Oct 01 Free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley in the year 1964.