What Happened on August 21, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Trinity Loren, American adult film actress and model, born in La Jolla, California (d. 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • J. L. Wilkinson, American Baseball HOF executive (founder All Nations Baseball club 1912 & NgL Kansas City Monarchs 1920), dies at 86

Palmiro TogliattiPalmiro Togliatti (1893-1964)

Italian politician and General Secretary of the Communist Party of Italy (1926-34, 1938-64), dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 71

1964 Highlights

About August 21, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Where Did Our Love Go - The Supremes
  • UK #1 Song: Have I The Right - Honeycombs