Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Oct 01 In the year 1964 sF cable cars declared a national landmark
Oct 04 3 cars of a commuter train derail in South Africa killing 81 in the year 1964.
Oct 05 In the year 1964 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 In the year 1964 eugen Varga, Hungarian/Russian economist/politician, dies at 84
Oct 08 On this day in history charles Hodge, NYU professor (Answers for Americans), dies at 69
Oct 08 Ringo Starr takes and passes his driving test on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1964 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) on this day in history.
Oct 13 The world's first Russian three man spacecraft returns safely to Earth in the year 1964.
Oct 13 In the year 1964 voskhod 1 crew returns
Oct 14 In the year 1964 martin Luther King Jr wins Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 15 Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73 in the year 1964.
Oct 15 Craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph in the year 1964.
Oct 15 Kosygin & Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Krushchev in the year 1964.
Oct 16 In the year 1964 china becomes world's 5th nuclear power
Oct 17 On this day in history yanks fire Manager Yogi Berra
Oct 18 On this day in history marlene Hagge wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
Oct 19 Maurice Gosfield, actor (Doberman-Phil Silvers Show), dies at 51 on this day in history.
Oct 20 Herbert Hoover, 31st president of US (1929-33), dies in NY at 90 in the year 1964.
Oct 20 In the year 1964 herbert Hoover, former U.S. president, dies.
Oct 20 On this day in history riot at Rolling Stones show in Paris (150 arrested)
Oct 21 Abebe Bikila runs world/olympic record marathon (2:12:11.2) on this day in history.
Oct 22 EMI rejects audition by "High Numbers," they go on to become The Who in the year 1964.
Oct 24 In the year 1964 "Cambridge Circus" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 23 perfs
Oct 24 Northern Rhodesia becomes the Republic of Zambia in the year 1964.
Oct 24 On this day in history the U.S.S.R. invades Hungary.
Oct 24 Zambia (N Rhodesia) gains independence from Britain (National Day) on this day in history.
Oct 25 Belle Montrose, actress (Mrs Harrison-Hathaways), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history eric Cooke, the "Moonstruck Murderer," is hanged in Perth for multiple killings.