Historical Events In 1964
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Oct 01 SF cable cars declared a national landmark in the year 1964.
Oct 04 In the year 1964 3 cars of a commuter train derail in South Africa killing 81
Oct 05 On this day in history sF Fire Department Museum is dedicated
Oct 06 In the year 1964 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 in the year 1964.
Oct 08 On this day in history charles Hodge, NYU professor (Answers for Americans), dies at 69
Oct 08 In the year 1964 ringo Starr takes and passes his driving test
Oct 10 On this day in history 18th modern Olympic games opens in Tokyo
Oct 10 Eddie Cantor, comedian (Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater), dies at 72 in the year 1964.
Oct 11 On this day in history ruth Jessen wins LPGA Hillside House Ladies' Golf Open
Oct 12 J Howard Frazer, USTA pres, dies in office in the year 1964.
Oct 12 In the year 1964 launch of Voskhod 1, First 3 man crew (Komarov, Feokistov, Yegorov)
Oct 13 At Plesman airport, Curacao, 125.5 mm rainfalls (record) in the year 1964.
Oct 13 In the year 1964 the world's first Russian three man spacecraft returns safely to Earth
Oct 13 Voskhod 1 crew returns in the year 1964.
Oct 14 Martin Luther King Jr wins Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
Oct 15 Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1964 craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph
Oct 15 In the year 1964 kosygin & Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Krushchev
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 Maurice Gosfield, actor (Doberman-Phil Silvers Show), dies at 51 on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1964 herbert Hoover, 31st president of US (1929-33), dies in NY at 90
Oct 20 On this day in history herbert Hoover, former U.S. president, dies.
Oct 20 In the year 1964 riot at Rolling Stones show in Paris (150 arrested)
Oct 21 In the year 1964 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 in the year 1964.
Oct 24 In the year 1964 zambia (N Rhodesia) gains independence from Britain (National Day)
Oct 25 Belle Montrose, actress (Mrs Harrison-Hathaways), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1964 eric Cooke, the "Moonstruck Murderer," is hanged in Perth for multiple killings.