What Happened on December 23, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • India & Ceylon hit by cyclone, about 4,850 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Gabel, short track skater (Olympics-1994), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Eddie Vedder, Evanston, Illinois, American heavy metal singer (Pearl Jam-Justine)
  • Petr Klima, Chaomutov Cze, NHL right wing (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Famous Deaths

  • Arrigo Pedrollo, composer, dies at 86