What Happened on May 31, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Charles Schmid kills first Pied Piper victim
  • Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
  • SF Giants beat NY Mets, 8-6, in 23 innings (2nd game) (7 hrs 32 mins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Darryl "DMC" Matthews McDaniels, Hip Hop musician (Run-DMC), born in New York City
  • Darryl McDaniels, American musician (Run-D.M.C.)
  • Leonard Asper, Canadian businessman
  • Scotti Hill, rock guitarist (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Manhasset, New York