What Happened on February 7th, 1964

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

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

Person-of-interestPerson 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