What Happened on June 6, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 96th Belmont: Manuel Ycaza aboard Quadrangle wins in 2:28.6
  • Beatles arrive in Netherlands
  • Under a temporary order, the rocket launches at Cuxhaven, Germany, are terminated, though they never resume.

Famous Birthdays

  • Dee C Lee, [Diane Sealey], rocker (Style Council-You're Best Thing)
  • Konnan, Mexican professional wrestler
  • Sherry J Traylor, Mexico Missouri, Miss Missouri-America (1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Warwick, actor (Konga, Zorro, Lady Godiva), dies at 85