Historical Events In 1964
Thursday, 19 April 2018
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 On this day in history the now-classic comedy, Gilligan's Island, debuts on CBS-TV.
Sep 04 In the year 1964 w Bergengruen, writer, dies at 71
Sep 07 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Valhalla Golf Open in the year 1964.
Sep 09 Charles O'Neill, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1964.
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 On this day in history typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage
Sep 14 In the year 1964 mary Howe, composer, dies at 82
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 "Shindig" premiers on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1964 leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76
Sep 17 On this day in history "Bewitched" premiers on ABC TV
Sep 18 In the year 1964 sean O'Casey, Irish playwright (The Plough and the Stars), dies at 84
Sep 20 Paramount theater (NYC) presented the Beatles and Steve and Eydie in the year 1964.
Sep 21 Constellation (US) beats Sovereign (England) in 20th America's Cup in the year 1964.
Sep 21 On this day in history jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop
Sep 21 Malta becomes independent within the British Commonwealth in the year 1964.
Sep 21 On this day in history 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 in the year 1964.
Sep 24 In the year 1964 ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd
Sep 24 The Munsters, starring Fred Gwynne, Yvonne DeCarlo, and Al Lewis, makes its TV premiere on this day in history.
Sep 26 Calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history australia beats US in first clay court Davis Cup
Sep 28 In the year 1964 first deployment of Polaris A-3 missile on USS Daniel Webster (SSBN 626) from Charleston, SC
Sep 28 In the year 1964 george Dyson, composer, dies at 81
Sep 29 In the year 1964 robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69
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.