What Happened on September 2, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Indonesian paratroopers lands in Malaysia
  • Norman Manley scores 2-consecutive holes-in-one at Del Valley, Cal

Famous Birthdays

  • Keanu Reeves, Beirut, actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, Speed)

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin York, famed American WWI soldier (Medal of Honor), led attack on German machine gun nest, dies at 76
  • Francisco H Craveiro Lopes, Portuguese gen/pres (1951-58), dies at 70
  • Glenn Albert Black, American archaeologist (b. 1900)
  • Morris Ankrum, actor (Kronos, Earth vs Flying Saucers), dies at 67