On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1964

Historical Events

  • Electric designer Norman Manley records back-to-back holes-in-one on the 7th & 8th holes at Del Valle in Saugus, California; Guinness BWR' best

Famous Birthdays

  • Gavin Fisher, British engineer (Williams Formula One)
  • Stephen Baker, American NFL receiver (NY Giants), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Steve Smith, American NFL fullback (Seattle Seahawks), born in Wshington, D.C.

Famous Deaths

  • Wesley Lau, actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), dies at 43
1964 Highlights

About August 30, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo