On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 1st airs on TV
  • KTVR TV channel 13 in La Grande, OR (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Antonio Segni of Italy resigns

Prime Minister of Italy Antonio Segni
Prime Minister of Italy
Antonio Segni

Famous Birthdays

  • Will Johnson, CFL defensive end (Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Famous Deaths

  • Consuelo Vanderbilt (b. 1877)
1964 Highlights

About December 6, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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