Historical Events For 1964
Friday, 26 May 2017
Sep 04 In the year 1964 forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth"
Sep 04 NASA launches its 1st Orbital Geophysical Observatory (OGO-1) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1964.
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 in the year 1964.
Sep 12 Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage in the year 1964.
Sep 14 Mary Howe, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1964.
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 In the year 1964 "Shindig" premiers
Sep 16 Leo Weismantel, German writer (Das Totenliebespar), dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history "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 On this day in history "The Munsters" premiers
Sep 24 Ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd in the year 1964.
Sep 24 On this day in history the Munsters, starring Fred Gwynne, Yvonne DeCarlo, and Al Lewis, makes its TV premiere.
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 In the year 1964 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 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1964.
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 In the year 1964 free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley