What Happened on April 20, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 68th Boston Marathon won by Aurele Vandendriessche of Belgium in 2:19:59
  • 86% of black students boycott Cleveland schools

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Serkis, English actor (Gollum in Lord of the Rings), born in London
  • John Carney, NFL kicker (San Diego Chargers)
  • Paul Nobes, cricketer (prolific opening batsman for Victoria & SA)

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Dyer, baseball player (b. 1899)