What Happened on June 1, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kenya becomes a republic and Jomo Kenyatta its President

Founding Father of Kenya Jomo Kenyatta
Founding Father of Kenya
Jomo Kenyatta

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Curry, American comedian and actor
  • Rashid Patel, cricketer (Indian pace bowler, Lamba incident)

Famous Deaths

  • Rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66