What Happened on April 23, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Houston Colt 45s Ken Johnson becomes 1st major league pitcher to lose a 9 inning no-hitter, Reds win 1-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Baldwin's "Blues for Mr Charlie" premieres in NYC

  • New York State Theater opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Frischman, Whippany NJ, actor (Arvid Engen-Head of the Class)
  • Gen, [Simon Matthews], English pop drummer (Jesus Jones-Zeroes & Ones)
  • Martin Lopez-Zubero, Spanish backstroke swimmer (world record 200m)