On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1964

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast by Trans World Radio on Bonaire

Famous Birthdays

  • Debi Mazar, American actress (Civil Wars, Little Man Tate, LA Law), born in Queens, New York
  • Hank Cheyne, American actor (Sunset Beach), born in Santa Maria, California
  • Ian Haugland, Norwegian heavy metal rocker (Europe-The Final Countdown), born in Storslett, Nordreisa, Norway
  • Jay Buhner, American MLB outfielder (Seattle Mariners, NY Yankees), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Tom Prince, American MLB catcher (LA Dodgers), born in Kankakee, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Anthony Allen is the last person executed (for murder) in England and United Kingdom at Walton Prison, Liverpool
1964 Highlights

About August 13, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo