What Happened on October 15, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph
  • NY Yankees appears in 14 & win 9 of last 16 World Series
  • St Louis Cardinals beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 61st World Series

Famous Birthdays


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Jack Ma, Chinese entrepreneur and founder of Alibaba Group, born in Hangzhou, China

Alibaba Entrepreneur Jack Ma
Alibaba Entrepreneur
Jack Ma
  • Roberto Vittori, Italian astronaut

Famous Deaths

  • Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73