Historical Events In 1964
Saturday, 19 September 2020
Mar 19 On this day in history sean Connery's first day of shooting on "Goldfinger"
Mar 19 In the year 1964 sergeant Major Walter Leja awarded George Medal for heroic conduct while dismantling FLQ bombs in Montreal
Mar 19 In the year 1964 the Great St Bernard Tunnel under the Alps between Switzerland and Italy opens to traffic.
Mar 20 Brendan Behan, Irish writer/poet, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history eSRO established, European Space Research Organization
Mar 21 On this day in history beatles' "She Loves You", single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 weeks
Mar 22 In the year 1964 addison Richards, actor (Col-Pentagon), dies at 76
Mar 22 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on the cover of New York Times Magazine section
Mar 22 On this day in history barbra Streisand appears on the cover of NY Times Magazine section
Mar 23 In the year 1964 peter Lorre, actor (Casino Royale), dies at 59
Mar 23 In the year 1964 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.
Mar 24 On this day in history kennedy half-dollar issued
Mar 24 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US actor (Maltese Falcon, Raven), dies at 59 in the year 1964.
Mar 25 On this day in history britain sets memorial for the late President John F Kennedy
Mar 26 "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances on this day in history.
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 On this day in history great Train Robbers sentenced to a total of 307 years behind bars
Mar 27 On the island of Cyprus the first Canadians troops start duties with UN peacekeeping force in the year 1964.
Mar 27 UN troops arrive on Cyprus on this day in history.
Mar 28 On this day in history 1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline)
Mar 28 On this day in history in the Prince William Sound, Alaska a quake measuring 9.2 occurs one of the 10 Largest Earthquakes in the World,
Mar 28 In the year 1964 near Merriman, Nebraska a 5.1 quake is one of the largest historical earthquakes in Nebraska .
Mar 29 In the year 1964 supermodel Elle MacPherson born this day.
Mar 29 On this day in history ted Collins, pianist (Kate Smith Evening Hour), dies at 63
Mar 29 On this day in history the first true Pirate Radio station, Radio Caroline (England)
Mar 30 Astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race in the year 1964.
Mar 30 In the year 1964 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 Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history john Lennon is reunited with his father Freddie after 17 years
Apr 02 On this day in history josef Klaus succeeds Alfons Gorbach as chancellor of Austria
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