On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1964

Historical Events

  • Communication satellite Syncom 3 launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Pete Ricketts, American businessman (TD Ameritrade) and politician, Governor of Nebraska (2015-), born in Nebraska City
1964 Highlights

About August 19, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo