Historical Events Happened In 1964
Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Sep 04 On this day in history forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth"
Sep 04 In the year 1964 nASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1)
Sep 04 In the year 1964 the now-classic comedy, Gilligan's Island, debuts on CBS-TV.
Sep 04 W Bergengruen, writer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1964 betsy Rawls wins LPGA Valhalla Golf Open
Sep 09 On this day in history charles O'Neill, composer, dies at 82
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 First football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6 in the year 1964.
Sep 12 Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage on this day in history.
Sep 14 On this day in history mary Howe, composer, dies at 82
Sep 14 Walt Disney awarded the Medal of Freedom at the White House in the year 1964.
Sep 15 On this day in history robert Dower, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies
Sep 16 On this day in history "Shindig" premiers
Sep 16 In the year 1964 leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76
Sep 17 In the year 1964 "Bewitched" premiers on ABC TV
Sep 18 Sean O'Casey, Irish playwright (The Plough and the Stars), dies at 84 in the year 1964.
Sep 20 In the year 1964 paramount theater (NYC) presented the Beatles and Steve and Eydie
Sep 21 Constellation (US) beats Sovereign (England) in 20th America's Cup in the year 1964.
Sep 21 In the year 1964 jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop
Sep 21 On this day in history malta becomes independent within the British Commonwealth
Sep 21 In the year 1964 malta gains independence from Britain
Sep 22 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 3242 perfs in the year 1964.
Sep 22 "Fiddler on the Roof" opens on Broadway, runs 3,242 performances on this day in history.
Sep 24 "The Munsters" premiers on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1964 ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd
Sep 24 In the year 1964 the Munsters, starring Fred Gwynne, Yvonne DeCarlo, and Al Lewis, makes its TV premiere.
Sep 26 In the year 1964 calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79
Sep 27 On this day in history the Warren Commission report is issued, stating that JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald acted without outside help.
Sep 28 On this day in history australia beats US in first clay court Davis Cup
Sep 28 First deployment of Polaris A-3 missile on USS Daniel Webster (SSBN 626) from Charleston, SC in the year 1964.
Sep 28 On this day in history george Dyson, composer, dies at 81
Sep 29 Robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69 in the year 1964.
Oct 01 In the year 1964 ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76
Oct 01 Free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley in the year 1964.