On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • AFL Championship, War Memorial Stadium, Buffalo: Buffalo Bills beat San Diego Chargers 20-7; defending champions can't overcome 1st quarter injury to star RB Keith Lincoln
  • Beatles' "I Feel Fine" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
  • Moors Murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley claim last victim

Famous Birthdays

  • Colleen Dion-Scotti, American actress (Search for Tomorrow), born in Newburgh, New York
  • Elizabeth Kostova, American author (The Historian), born in New London, Connecticut
  • Jeff King, American baseball infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Marion, Indiana