Today in History for 12th February 1964

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 5 of 5

- Beatles 1st NYC concert (Carnegie Hall)
- End of Richie Benaud's 63-Test Cricket career
- Fighting breaks out between Turks and Greeks over dispute islands in Cyprus and 16 are killed; the UN responds the following month by sending a peacekeeping force
- US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming
- US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Allen

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 4 of 4

- Maurice Douglass, NFL safety (NY Giants)
- Michel Petit, St Malo, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)
- Milton Small, cricket pace bowler (WI v Australia 1984)
- Raphael Sbarge, actor (Risky Business, My Science Project, Werewolf)

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