What Happened on August 24, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 2nd Mayor's Trophy Game, Yanks beat Mets 6-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Dana Gould, American comedian and writer
  • Pebbles, American rock vocalist (Girlfriend), born in Oakland, California
  • Salizhan Sharipov, Kyrgyzstani cosmonaut (STS-89), born in Uzgen, Kyrgyzstan

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Schoemaker, composer, dies at 73