Historical Events In 1964
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Nov 24 On this day in history 30th Heisman Trophy Award: John Huarte, Notre Dame (QB)
Nov 24 John Fabricius, playwright, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1964 rebellion ends in Zaire
Nov 25 Clarence Kolb, actor (Mr Honeywell-My Little Margie), dies at 90 in the year 1964.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1964 anne de Vries, Dutch teacher/author (Bartje), dies at 60
Nov 29 On this day in history roman Catholic Church in US replaces Latin with English
Nov 30 Don Redman, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 64 in the year 1964.
Nov 30 USSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1964.
Dec 04 On this day in history beatles release "Beatles For Sale" album
Dec 05 Remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Tailor Wibbel), dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV
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 in the year 1964.
Dec 10 In the year 1964 sam Cooke, US, singer (Sad Moon), slain at a motel at 33
Dec 11 Percy Kilbride, actor (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 76 in the year 1964.
Dec 12 Cleveland Browns' Frank Ryan sets club record of 5 TD passes in the year 1964.
Dec 12 In the year 1964 h I "Sailor" Young, cricketer (left-arm bowler Eng v Aust 1899), dies
Dec 12 Shooting starts for Star Trek pilot, "The Cage" (Menagerie) in the year 1964.
Dec 13 In El Paso, TX, LBJ and Mexican President Gustavo Diaz Ordaz set off an explosion diverting Rio Grande, to reshape US-Mexico border in the year 1964.
Dec 13 Shirley Englehorn & Sam Snead wins Haig & Haig Mixed Foursome Golf in the year 1964.
Dec 14 Michael Brown meets Rene Fladen, then writes "Walk Away Rene" on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history william Bendix, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 58
Dec 15 On this day in history canada adopts maple leaf flag
Dec 15 In the year 1964 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 in the year 1964.
Dec 22 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.