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
1964 Highlights

About August 30, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: House Of The Rising Sun - The Animals
  • UK #1 Song: Have I The Right - Honeycombs