Historical Events For 1964
Sunday, 23 July 2017
Sep 04 On this day in history forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth"
Sep 04 On this day in history nASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1)
Sep 04 The now-classic comedy, Gilligan's Island, debuts on CBS-TV on this day in history.
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 In the year 1964 gillette's 20 year contract with MSG & ABC to televise fights for free ends as Dick Tiger defeats Don Fullmer at the Cleve Auditorium
Sep 12 First football game at Shea Stadium, Jets defeat Denver 30-6 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage on this day in history.
Sep 14 Mary Howe, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1964.
Sep 14 On this day in history walt Disney awarded the Medal of Freedom at the White House
Sep 15 In the year 1964 robert Dower, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies
Sep 16 "Shindig" premiers in the year 1964.
Sep 16 In the year 1964 leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76
Sep 17 "Bewitched" premiers on ABC TV on this day in history.
Sep 18 Sean O'Casey, Irish playwright (The Plough and the Stars), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history paramount theater (NYC) presented the Beatles and Steve and Eydie
Sep 21 On this day in history constellation (US) beats Sovereign (England) in 20th America's Cup
Sep 21 Jim Koethe, Dallas Times Herald reporter, killed by karate chop on this day in history.
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 "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 in the year 1964.
Sep 24 In the year 1964 "The Munsters" premiers
Sep 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history calvin Thomas, actor (Judge Hunter-One Man's Family), dies at 79
Sep 27 The Warren Commission report is issued, stating that JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald acted without outside help in the year 1964.
Sep 28 In the year 1964 australia beats US in first clay court Davis Cup
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 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 Ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley