On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1964

Historical Events

  • Japan joins the OECD

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Larkin, infielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Helen Taylor [Windsor], English daughter of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, born in Iver
  • L'Wren Scott [Laura Bambrough], American fashion designer and partner of Mick Jagger, born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2014)
  • Mark Hager, Australian field hockey forward/capt (Olympic 4th 1988, 96)
  • Mark Steven Robinson, American director
  • Noriyuki Iwadare, Japanese video game music composer, born in Matsumoto City, Nagano, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Rolf de MarĂ©, Swedish art collector & museum director, dies at 75
1964 Highlights

About April 28, 1964

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus