On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1964

Historical Events

Television Finale

"New Phil Silvers Show" last airs on CBS-TV

  • 11th National Film Awards (India): "Shehar Aur Sapna" wins the Golden Lotus
  • Stanley Cup Final, Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON: 3-peat for the Toronto Maple Leafs with a 4-0 Game 7 win over Detroit Red Wings for a 4-3 series victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Bell, English rocker (Erasure - "Oh L'Amour"), born in Dogsthorpe, Peterborough, England

Hank Azaria

Hank Azaria, American actor (The Birdcage) and voice behind many characters in The Simpsons (Moe, Apu, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson), born in NYC, New York

  • Jamie Siddons, Australian cricketer (Victorian & SA batsman ODI for Aust 1988), born in Robinvale, Victoria, Australia
  • Wisit Sasanatieng, Thai film director (Tears of the Black Tiger), born in Bangkok, Thailand
1964 Highlights

About April 25, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus