Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Nov 24 30th Heisman Trophy Award: John Huarte, Notre Dame (QB) on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history john Fabricius, playwright, dies at 55
Nov 24 In the year 1964 rebellion ends in Zaire
Nov 25 In the year 1964 clarence Kolb, actor (Mr Honeywell-My Little Margie), dies at 90
Nov 26 Nine helicopters of HU-2 and four from NAS Lakehurst, assisted the Coast Guard in the rescue of 17 men from the Norwegian tanker Stolt Dagali cut in two by collision with the Israeli liner Shalom off the New Jersey coast on this day in history.
Nov 28 In the year 1964 charles Meredith, actor (Court of Last Resort), dies at 70
Nov 28 On this day in history mariner 4 launched; first probe to fly by Mars
Nov 28 In the year 1964 president Lyndon Johnson's top advisers--Maxwell Taylor, Dean Rusk, Robert McNamara, and other members of the National Security Council--agree to recommend that the president adopt a plan for a two-stage escalation of the bombing of North Vietnam.
Nov 29 On this day in history anne de Vries, Dutch teacher/author (Bartje), dies at 60
Nov 29 Roman Catholic Church in US replaces Latin with English in the year 1964.
Nov 30 On this day in history don Redman, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 64
Nov 30 In the year 1964 uSSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned
Dec 02 In the year 1964 ringo Starr's tonsils are removed
Dec 03 In the year 1964 ernst Ginsberg, writer, dies
Dec 03 Police arrests 800 sit-in students at University of California at Berkeley on this day in history.
Dec 04 In the year 1964 beatles release "Beatles For Sale" album
Dec 05 In the year 1964 remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Tailor Wibbel), dies at 70
Dec 05 The first Medal of Honor awarded to a U.S. serviceman for action in Vietnam is presented to Capt. Roger Donlon of Saugerties, New York, for his heroic action earlier in the year in the year 1964.
Dec 06 "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV in the year 1964.
Dec 07 In the year 1964 george Harrison changes his company's name from Mornyork to Harrisongs
Dec 09 Edith L Sitwell, English poet/author (Wheels), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1964 sam Cooke, US, singer (Sad Moon), slain at a motel at 33
Dec 11 On this day in history percy Kilbride, actor (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 76
Dec 12 On this day in history cleveland Browns' Frank Ryan sets club record of 5 TD passes
Dec 12 On this day in history h I "Sailor" Young, cricketer (left-arm bowler Eng v Aust 1899), dies
Dec 12 In the year 1964 shooting starts for Star Trek pilot, "The Cage" (Menagerie)
Dec 13 On this day in history in El Paso, TX, LBJ and Mexican President Gustavo Diaz Ordaz set off an explosion diverting Rio Grande, to reshape US-Mexico border
Dec 13 On this day in history shirley Englehorn & Sam Snead wins Haig & Haig Mixed Foursome Golf
Dec 14 On this day in history michael Brown meets Rene Fladen, then writes "Walk Away Rene"
Dec 14 William Bendix, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Dec 15 Canada adopts maple leaf flag in the year 1964.
Dec 15 On this day in history maple Leaf' formally adopted as the symbol for the Canadian national flag
Dec 18 "I Had a BaIl" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 199 performances on this day in history.
Dec 22 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1964.