What Happened on August 23, 1964

Historical Events

  • St Louis Cardinals are 11 games back in NL; go on win Baseball World Series, 4-3 v New York Yankees

Famous Birthdays

  • Johan Bruyneel, Belgian road racing cyclist, born in Izegem, Belgium
  • Kong Hee, Singaporean founder and Senior Pastor of the City Harvest movement in Asia
  • Ray Ferraro, Canadian ice hockey center (Hartford Whalers, New York Islanders) and broadcaster (TSN Radio, TSN, NBCSN), born in Trail, British Columbia
1964 Highlights

About August 23, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

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