Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Nov 24 In the year 1964 30th Heisman Trophy Award: John Huarte, Notre Dame (QB)
Nov 24 On this day in history john Fabricius, playwright, dies at 55
Nov 24 Rebellion ends in Zaire on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1964 clarence Kolb, actor (Mr Honeywell-My Little Margie), dies at 90
Nov 26 Nine helicopters of HU-2 and four from NAS Lakehurst, assisted the Coast Guard in the rescue of 17 men from the Norwegian tanker Stolt Dagali cut in two by collision with the Israeli liner Shalom off the New Jersey coast in the year 1964.
Nov 28 In the year 1964 charles Meredith, actor (Court of Last Resort), dies at 70
Nov 28 Mariner 4 launched; first probe to fly by Mars in the year 1964.
Nov 28 President Lyndon Johnson's top advisers--Maxwell Taylor, Dean Rusk, Robert McNamara, and other members of the National Security Council--agree to recommend that the president adopt a plan for a two-stage escalation of the bombing of North Vietnam in the year 1964.
Nov 29 On this day in history anne de Vries, Dutch teacher/author (Bartje), dies at 60
Nov 29 In the year 1964 roman Catholic Church in US replaces Latin with English
Nov 30 Don Redman, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 30 USSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned in the year 1964.
Dec 02 Ringo Starr's tonsils are removed on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history ernst Ginsberg, writer, dies
Dec 03 Police arrests 800 sit-in students at University of California at Berkeley in the year 1964.
Dec 04 Beatles release "Beatles For Sale" album on this day in history.
Dec 05 Remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Tailor Wibbel), dies at 70 in the year 1964.
Dec 05 In the year 1964 the first Medal of Honor awarded to a U.S. serviceman for action in Vietnam is presented to Capt. Roger Donlon of Saugerties, New York, for his heroic action earlier in the year.
Dec 06 In the year 1964 "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV
Dec 07 George Harrison changes his company's name from Mornyork to Harrisongs on this day in history.
Dec 09 Edith L Sitwell, English poet/author (Wheels), dies at 77 in the year 1964.
Dec 10 Sam Cooke, US, singer (Sad Moon), slain at a motel at 33 on this day in history.
Dec 11 In the year 1964 percy Kilbride, actor (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 76
Dec 12 Cleveland Browns' Frank Ryan sets club record of 5 TD passes in the year 1964.
Dec 12 On this day in history h I "Sailor" Young, cricketer (left-arm bowler Eng v Aust 1899), dies
Dec 12 On this day in history shooting starts for Star Trek pilot, "The Cage" (Menagerie)
Dec 13 On this day in history in El Paso, TX, LBJ and Mexican President Gustavo Diaz Ordaz set off an explosion diverting Rio Grande, to reshape US-Mexico border
Dec 13 In the year 1964 shirley Englehorn & Sam Snead wins Haig & Haig Mixed Foursome Golf
Dec 14 In the year 1964 michael Brown meets Rene Fladen, then writes "Walk Away Rene"
Dec 14 On this day in history william Bendix, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 58
Dec 15 Canada adopts maple leaf flag on this day in history.
Dec 15 Maple Leaf' formally adopted as the symbol for the Canadian national flag on this day in history.
Dec 18 "I Had a BaIl" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 199 performances in the year 1964.
Dec 22 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.