Historical Events on January 29th, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 9th Winter Olympic games open in Innsbruck, Austria
  • Beatles record in German "Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand" & "Sie Liebt Dich"
  • Most lopsided high-school basketball score 211-29 (Louisiana)
  • NBC purchases AFL 5 year (1965-69) TV rights for $36 million

Film release premierFilm Premier

Stanley Kubrick's film "Dr Strangelove" starring Peter Sellers and George C. Scott premieres

Film Director Stanley Kubrick
Film Director
Stanley Kubrick
Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers
  • Unmanned Apollo 1 Saturn launcher test attains Earth orbit