Historical Events In 1964
Friday, 18 June 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 The Great St Bernard Tunnel under the Alps between Switzerland and Italy opens to traffic in the year 1964.
Mar 20 Brendan Behan, Irish writer/poet, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1964 eSRO established, European Space Research Organization
Mar 21 Beatles' "She Loves You", single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 weeks on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1964 addison Richards, actor (Col-Pentagon), dies at 76
Mar 22 In the year 1964 barbra Streisand appears on the cover of New York Times Magazine section
Mar 22 Barbra Streisand appears on the cover of NY Times Magazine section in the year 1964.
Mar 23 Peter Lorre, actor (Casino Royale), dies at 59 in the year 1964.
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 In the year 1964 kennedy half-dollar issued
Mar 24 In the year 1964 peter Lorre, Hungarian/US actor (Maltese Falcon, Raven), dies at 59
Mar 25 Britain sets memorial for the late President John F Kennedy in the year 1964.
Mar 26 "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances in the year 1964.
Mar 27 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 on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1964 great Train Robbers sentenced to a total of 307 years behind bars
Mar 27 On the island of Cyprus the first Canadians troops start duties with UN peacekeeping force in the year 1964.
Mar 27 On this day in history uN troops arrive on Cyprus
Mar 28 On this day in history 1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline)
Mar 28 In the Prince William Sound, Alaska a quake measuring 9.2 occurs one of the 10 Largest Earthquakes in the World, in the year 1964.
Mar 28 On this day in history near Merriman, Nebraska a 5.1 quake is one of the largest historical earthquakes in Nebraska .
Mar 29 On this day in history supermodel Elle MacPherson born this day.
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) on this day in history.
Mar 30 On this day in history astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race
Mar 30 Willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76 in the year 1964.
Mar 31 In the year 1964 pres Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military
Mar 31 On this day in history president Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military
Apr 01 Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1964.
Apr 01 In the year 1964 john Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years
Apr 02 In the year 1964 josef Klaus succeeds Alfons Gorbach as chancellor of Austria
Apr 02 USSR launches Zond 1 to Venus; no data returned on this day in history.
Apr 03 Beatles hold the top 6 spots on the Sydney Australia record charts on this day in history.