What Happened on May 17, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

First Tim Horton's coffee and donut shop opens in Hamilton, Ontario by NHL player Tim Horton

NHL Star and Businessman Tim Horton
NHL Star and Businessman
Tim Horton

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Muskogee Civitan Golf Open Invitational

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Phillies triple play Houston Colt .45s

Famous Birthdays

  • Menno Oosting, Dutch tennis player (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto V Kuusinen, President of Karelo-Finnish soviet rep (1940-56), dies 82