On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1964

Historical Events

  • Rightist coup in Laos, Suvanna Phuma remains premier
  • Roger Sessions' opera "Montezuma" premieres in West Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Harris Barton, American NFL tackle (SF 49ers), born in Sandy Springs, Georgia
  • Scott Kamienicki, American baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Mount Clemens, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Cyril Merry, Trinidadian cricketer (WI batsman in 2 Tests 1933), dies at 53
1964 Highlights

About April 19, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries