On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1964

Historical Events

  • Boycott scores his 1st Test Cricket century, 113 v Aust at the Oval

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin James, Canadian singer-songwriter, born in Regina, Saskatchewan

Famous Weddings

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee (23), Hong Kong and American martial artist and actor, weds Linda Emery (19), teacher

Martial Artist and Actor Bruce Lee
Martial Artist and Actor
Bruce Lee
1964 Highlights

About August 17, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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