What Happened on October 16, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • China becomes world's 5th nuclear power

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Harold Wilson's Labour party wins British election

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson
  • Indians' directors vote to keep franchise in Cleveland, rejecting bids by Seattle, Oakland & Dallas

Famous Birthdays

  • Kay Cockerill, LPGA golfer (1995 Friendly's Classic-32nd), born in San Jose, California
  • Stephen Paul "Steve" Lamacq [Lammo], British disk jockey (BBC Radio 6), born in Islington, London