Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Oct 01 In the year 1964 sF cable cars declared a national landmark
Oct 04 On this day in history 3 cars of a commuter train derail in South Africa killing 81
Oct 05 In the year 1964 sF Fire Department Museum is dedicated
Oct 06 On this day in history f T Mann, cricketer (father of F G, 281 runs in 5 Tests 1922-23), dies
Oct 07 In the year 1964 eugen Varga, Hungarian/Russian economist/politician, dies at 84
Oct 08 Charles Hodge, NYU professor (Answers for Americans), dies at 69 in the year 1964.
Oct 08 In the year 1964 ringo Starr takes and passes his driving test
Oct 10 18th modern Olympic games opens in Tokyo on this day in history.
Oct 10 Eddie Cantor, comedian (Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Oct 11 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Hillside House Ladies' Golf Open in the year 1964.
Oct 12 On this day in history j Howard Frazer, USTA pres, dies in office
Oct 12 Launch of Voskhod 1, First 3 man crew (Komarov, Feokistov, Yegorov) in the year 1964.
Oct 13 At Plesman airport, Curacao, 125.5 mm rainfalls (record) in the year 1964.
Oct 13 The world's first Russian three man spacecraft returns safely to Earth on this day in history.
Oct 13 Voskhod 1 crew returns on this day in history.
Oct 14 Martin Luther King Jr wins Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73
Oct 15 On this day in history craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph
Oct 15 On this day in history kosygin & Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Krushchev
Oct 16 China becomes world's 5th nuclear power in the year 1964.
Oct 17 Yanks fire Manager Yogi Berra in the year 1964.
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 in the year 1964.
Oct 20 On this day in history herbert Hoover, 31st president of US (1929-33), dies in NY at 90
Oct 20 In the year 1964 herbert Hoover, former U.S. president, dies.
Oct 20 Riot at Rolling Stones show in Paris (150 arrested) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1964 "Cambridge Circus" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 perfs
Oct 24 In the year 1964 northern Rhodesia becomes the Republic of Zambia
Oct 24 On this day in history the U.S.S.R. invades Hungary.
Oct 24 On this day in history 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 Eric Cooke, the "Moonstruck Murderer," is hanged in Perth for multiple killings in the year 1964.