Historical Events In 1964
Monday, 28 September 2020
Sep 04 Forth Road Bridge opens in England over the "Firth of Forth" in the year 1964.
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 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 Charles O'Neill, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1964.
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 In the year 1964 mary Howe, composer, dies at 82
Sep 14 On this day in history walt Disney awarded the Medal of Freedom at the White House
Sep 15 Robert Dower, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1964 "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 "The Munsters" premiers on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history ringo forms Brikley Building Company Ltd
Sep 24 On this day in history 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 The Warren Commission report is issued, stating that JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald acted without outside help in the year 1964.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 28 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.