On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Grebeck, American baseball infielder (Florida Marlins), born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania
  • Kimberly Russell, American actress (Sarah-Head of the Class), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard von Brentano, German writer (Big Cats), dies at 63
  • Miroslav Krejčí, Czech composer, dies at 73
1964 Highlights

About December 29, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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