Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Oct 01 SF cable cars declared a national landmark on this day in history.
Oct 04 3 cars of a commuter train derail in South Africa killing 81 on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1964 sF Fire Department Museum is dedicated
Oct 06 On this day in history f T Mann, cricketer (father of F G, 281 runs in 5 Tests 1922-23), dies
Oct 07 Eugen Varga, Hungarian/Russian economist/politician, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history charles Hodge, NYU professor (Answers for Americans), dies at 69
Oct 08 Ringo Starr takes and passes his driving test in the year 1964.
Oct 10 In the year 1964 18th modern Olympic games opens in Tokyo
Oct 10 In the year 1964 eddie Cantor, comedian (Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater), dies at 72
Oct 11 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Hillside House Ladies' Golf Open in the year 1964.
Oct 12 In the year 1964 j Howard Frazer, USTA pres, dies in office
Oct 12 Launch of Voskhod 1, First 3 man crew (Komarov, Feokistov, Yegorov) in the year 1964.
Oct 13 In the year 1964 at Plesman airport, Curacao, 125.5 mm rainfalls (record)
Oct 13 The world's first Russian three man spacecraft returns safely to Earth in the year 1964.
Oct 13 Voskhod 1 crew returns on this day in history.
Oct 14 On this day in history martin Luther King Jr wins Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 15 Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73 in the year 1964.
Oct 15 Craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph on this day in history.
Oct 15 Kosygin & Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Krushchev in the year 1964.
Oct 16 China becomes world's 5th nuclear power in the year 1964.
Oct 17 In the year 1964 yanks fire Manager Yogi Berra
Oct 18 Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history maurice Gosfield, actor (Doberman-Phil Silvers Show), dies at 51
Oct 20 Herbert Hoover, 31st president of US (1929-33), dies in NY at 90 in the year 1964.
Oct 20 On this day in history herbert Hoover, former U.S. president, dies.
Oct 20 On this day in history riot at Rolling Stones show in Paris (150 arrested)
Oct 21 On this day in history abebe Bikila runs world/olympic record marathon (2:12:11.2)
Oct 22 On this day in history eMI rejects audition by "High Numbers," they go on to become The Who
Oct 24 "Cambridge Circus" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 perfs in the year 1964.
Oct 24 Northern Rhodesia becomes the Republic of Zambia on this day in history.
Oct 24 The U.S.S.R. invades Hungary on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1964 zambia (N Rhodesia) gains independence from Britain (National Day)
Oct 25 On this day in history belle Montrose, actress (Mrs Harrison-Hathaways), dies at 78
Oct 25 On this day in history eric Cooke, the "Moonstruck Murderer," is hanged in Perth for multiple killings.