What Happened on February 9th, 1964

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st appearance of Beatles on "Ed Sullivan Show" (73.7 million viewers)
  • 9th Winter Olympic games close at Innsbruck, Austria
  • GI Joe character created
  • Hanumant Singh scores 105 India v England on debut at Delhi
  • NYC news anchor Jim Jenson's 1st appearance on WCBS-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Rachel Bolan, rocker (Skid Row)

Famous Deaths

  • Willie Bryant, singer (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 55