On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1964

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 (d. 1997)
  • Mark Price, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Orlando Magic), born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Robert L. Thornton, American businessman and politician (b. 1880)
1964 Highlights

About February 15, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius