What Happened on August 16, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Omaha Jaycee Golf Open Invitational
  • St Louis Card Curt Flood gets 8 straight hits in a doubleheader

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Arias, tennis player (US Davis Cup team), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Nigel Redman, English rugby international player

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Pennick, actor (Lady From Louisiana), dies at 68