What Happened on December 22, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • American comedian Lenny Bruce is convicted of obscenity
  • First flight of the US aircraft Lockheed SR-71, reaches 3,530 kph (record for a jet)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Jackson, pitcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Houston, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Bonifacio Gil Garcia, Spanish composer and folklorist, dies at 66