What Happened on July 21, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Arnold Long takes 11 catches in the match for Surrey v Sussex
  • Last Dutch whaling ship Willem Barents Sea sold to Japan
  • Mildred Simpson runs female world record marathon (3:19:33)
  • Race riots in Singapore between Chinese and Malay groups, 23 killed, 454 injured

Famous Birthdays

  • Susan Swift, actress (Chisholms), born in Houston, Texas