Historical Events In 1964
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Mar 19 Sean Connery's first day of shooting on "Goldfinger" on this day in history.
Mar 19 Sergeant Major Walter Leja awarded George Medal for heroic conduct while dismantling FLQ bombs in Montreal on this day in history.
Mar 19 The Great St Bernard Tunnel under the Alps between Switzerland and Italy opens to traffic on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history brendan Behan, Irish writer/poet, dies at 41
Mar 20 In the year 1964 eSRO established, European Space Research Organization
Mar 21 Beatles' "She Loves You", single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 weeks in the year 1964.
Mar 22 In the year 1964 addison Richards, actor (Col-Pentagon), dies at 76
Mar 22 In the year 1964 barbra Streisand appears on the cover of New York Times Magazine section
Mar 22 Barbra Streisand appears on the cover of NY Times Magazine section in the year 1964.
Mar 23 Peter Lorre, actor (Casino Royale), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Two Marine helicopter crews of VMO-1 rescued 11 sick, injured and wounded members of a road engineering party that had survived attacks by hostile Indians in the dense jungle of the Amazon basin near Iquitos, Peru in the year 1964.
Mar 24 Kennedy half-dollar issued on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history peter Lorre, Hungarian/US actor (Maltese Falcon, Raven), dies at 59
Mar 25 In the year 1964 britain sets memorial for the late President John F Kennedy
Mar 26 In the year 1964 "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances
Mar 27 In the year 1964 earthquake strikes Anchorage AK, 9.2 on Richter scale, 131 die from earthquake and resulting tsunami; this is the most violent eathquake in US history
Mar 27 Great Train Robbers sentenced to a total of 307 years behind bars in the year 1964.
Mar 27 On this day in history on the island of Cyprus the first Canadians troops start duties with UN peacekeeping force
Mar 27 UN troops arrive on Cyprus in the year 1964.
Mar 28 On this day in history 1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline)
Mar 28 In the Prince William Sound, Alaska a quake measuring 9.2 occurs one of the 10 Largest Earthquakes in the World, on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1964 near Merriman, Nebraska a 5.1 quake is one of the largest historical earthquakes in Nebraska .
Mar 29 Supermodel Elle MacPherson born this day in the year 1964.
Mar 29 On this day in history ted Collins, pianist (Kate Smith Evening Hour), dies at 63
Mar 29 In the year 1964 the first true Pirate Radio station, Radio Caroline (England)
Mar 30 In the year 1964 astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race
Mar 30 On this day in history willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76
Mar 31 Pres Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military in the year 1964.
Mar 31 President Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1964 bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60
Apr 01 John Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years on this day in history.
Apr 02 Josef Klaus succeeds Alfons Gorbach as chancellor of Austria in the year 1964.
Apr 02 On this day in history uSSR launches Zond 1 to Venus; no data returned
Apr 03 On this day in history beatles hold the top 6 spots on the Sydney Australia record charts