On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Anyone Can Whistle" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • Beatles' "Can't Buy Me Love" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 5 weeks

Famous Birthdays

  • Branco [Cláudio Ibrahim Vaz Leal], Brazilian footballer and coach, born in Bagé, Brazil
  • Paul Parker, English soccer player, born in West Ham, Essex
  • Robbie Rist, American actor (Oliver-Brady Bunch) and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
1964 Highlights

About April 4, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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