On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Beatles' "Meet the Beatles!" album goes #1 & stays #1 for 11 weeks

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bill Bradley scores 51 points for Princeton

Basketball Player and US Senator Bill Bradley
Basketball Player and US Senator
Bill Bradley

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Farley, American actor (SNL, Wayne's World, Coneheads), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Mark Price, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Orlando Magic), born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Teagarden [Weldon Leo Teagarden], American trombonist and actor (Meet Band Leaders), dies from bronchial pneumonia at 58
  • Robert L. Thornton, American businessman and politician (b. 1880)