Historical Events Happened In 1964
Friday, 28 August 2015
Sep 04 On this day in history forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth"
Sep 04 NASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1) in the year 1964.
Sep 04 In the year 1964 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 In the year 1964 betsy Rawls wins LPGA Valhalla Golf Open
Sep 09 In the year 1964 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 in the year 1964.
Sep 12 First football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history robert Dower, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies
Sep 16 In the year 1964 "Shindig" premiers
Sep 16 In the year 1964 leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76
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 on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 Ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1964 the Munsters, starring Fred Gwynne, Yvonne DeCarlo, and Al Lewis, makes its TV premiere.
Sep 26 Calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79 in the year 1964.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history first deployment of Polaris A-3 missile on USS Daniel Webster (SSBN 626) from Charleston, SC
Sep 28 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1964 robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69
Oct 01 On this day in history ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76
Oct 01 On this day in history free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley