What Happened on December 17, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Goldfinger", 3rd James Bond film, starring Sean Connery and Honor Blackman premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Brown, actor (Buzz-Mama's Family), born in NYC, New York
  • Frank Musil, Pardubice Cze, NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators)
  • Ginger, English singer and guitarist (The Wildhearts)
  • Joe Wolf, NBA forward/center (Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets)
  • Michele Tafoya, American sportscaster
  • Tyrone Braxton, NFL safety (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Franz Hess, Austrian-born physicist, Nobel laureate (b. 1883)