Historical Events In 1964
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 19 Sean Connery's first day of shooting on "Goldfinger" on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history sergeant Major Walter Leja awarded George Medal for heroic conduct while dismantling FLQ bombs in Montreal
Mar 19 On this day in history the Great St Bernard Tunnel under the Alps between Switzerland and Italy opens to traffic.
Mar 20 In the year 1964 brendan Behan, Irish writer/poet, dies at 41
Mar 20 ESRO established, European Space Research Organization in the year 1964.
Mar 21 On this day in history beatles' "She Loves You", single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 weeks
Mar 22 Addison Richards, actor (Col-Pentagon), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1964 barbra Streisand appears on the cover of New York Times Magazine section
Mar 22 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on the cover of NY Times Magazine section
Mar 23 On this day in history peter Lorre, actor (Casino Royale), dies at 59
Mar 23 On this day in history two Marine helicopter crews of VMO-1 rescued 11 sick, injured and wounded members of a road engineering party that had survived attacks by hostile Indians in the dense jungle of the Amazon basin near Iquitos, Peru.
Mar 24 Kennedy half-dollar issued on this day in history.
Mar 24 In the year 1964 peter Lorre, Hungarian/US actor (Maltese Falcon, Raven), dies at 59
Mar 25 On this day in history britain sets memorial for the late President John F Kennedy
Mar 26 In the year 1964 "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances
Mar 27 On this day in history earthquake strikes Anchorage AK, 9.2 on Richter scale, 131 die from earthquake and resulting tsunami; this is the most violent eathquake in US history
Mar 27 Great Train Robbers sentenced to a total of 307 years behind bars on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1964 on the island of Cyprus the first Canadians troops start duties with UN peacekeeping force
Mar 27 UN troops arrive on Cyprus in the year 1964.
Mar 28 1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline) on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the Prince William Sound, Alaska a quake measuring 9.2 occurs one of the 10 Largest Earthquakes in the World, on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1964 near Merriman, Nebraska a 5.1 quake is one of the largest historical earthquakes in Nebraska .
Mar 29 Supermodel Elle MacPherson born this day on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history ted Collins, pianist (Kate Smith Evening Hour), dies at 63
Mar 29 The first true Pirate Radio station, Radio Caroline (England) in the year 1964.
Mar 30 Astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1964 willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76
Mar 31 In the year 1964 pres Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military
Mar 31 In the year 1964 president Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military
Apr 01 On this day in history bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60
Apr 01 John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years in the year 1964.
Apr 02 Josef Klaus succeeds Alfons Gorbach as chancellor of Austria on this day in history.
Apr 02 USSR launches Zond 1 to Venus; no data returned in the year 1964.
Apr 03 In the year 1964 beatles hold the top 6 spots on the Sydney Australia record charts