What Happened on February 7, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Baskin-Robbins introduces Beatle Nut ice cream
  • Beatles land at NY's JFK airport, for 1st US tour

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cassius Clay converts to Islam, and is renamed Muhammad Ali

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
  • Roger Sessions' 5th Symphony premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Cynthia "Sippy" Woodhead, Riverside California, swimmer (Olympic-silver-84)
  • Dona L Speir, Norwalk California, playmate (March, 1984)
  • Gretchen Magers, Pittsburgh PA/San Antonio TX, tennis star

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann A J Kees, German egyptologist, dies at 77
  • Lillian Copeland, US discus thrower (Oly-gold-32), dies at 59