Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Nov 24 30th Heisman Trophy Award: John Huarte, Notre Dame (QB) on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history john Fabricius, playwright, dies at 55
Nov 24 In the year 1964 rebellion ends in Zaire
Nov 25 In the year 1964 clarence Kolb, actor (Mr Honeywell-My Little Margie), dies at 90
Nov 26 In the year 1964 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.
Nov 28 Charles Meredith, actor (Court of Last Resort), dies at 70 in the year 1964.
Nov 28 In the year 1964 mariner 4 launched; first probe to fly by Mars
Nov 28 In the year 1964 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.
Nov 29 In the year 1964 anne de Vries, Dutch teacher/author (Bartje), dies at 60
Nov 29 Roman Catholic Church in US replaces Latin with English in the year 1964.
Nov 30 In the year 1964 don Redman, orch leader (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 64
Nov 30 On this day in history uSSR launches Zond 2 towards Mars; no data returned
Dec 02 On this day in history ringo Starr's tonsils are removed
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 on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history beatles release "Beatles For Sale" album
Dec 05 In the year 1964 remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Tailor Wibbel), dies at 70
Dec 05 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 on this day in history.
Dec 06 "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1964 george Harrison changes his company's name from Mornyork to Harrisongs
Dec 09 On this day in history edith L Sitwell, English poet/author (Wheels), dies at 77
Dec 10 On this day in history sam Cooke, US, singer (Sad Moon), slain at a motel at 33
Dec 11 Percy Kilbride, actor (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history cleveland Browns' Frank Ryan sets club record of 5 TD passes
Dec 12 H I "Sailor" Young, cricketer (left-arm bowler Eng v Aust 1899), dies on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history shooting starts for Star Trek pilot, "The Cage" (Menagerie)
Dec 13 In El Paso, TX, LBJ and Mexican President Gustavo Diaz Ordaz set off an explosion diverting Rio Grande, to reshape US-Mexico border on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1964 shirley Englehorn & Sam Snead wins Haig & Haig Mixed Foursome Golf
Dec 14 Michael Brown meets Rene Fladen, then writes "Walk Away Rene" on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history william Bendix, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 58
Dec 15 In the year 1964 canada adopts maple leaf flag
Dec 15 Maple Leaf' formally adopted as the symbol for the Canadian national flag on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1964 "I Had a BaIl" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 199 performances
Dec 22 In the year 1964 bonifacio Gil Garcia, composer, dies at 66