On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1964

Historical Events

  • UK flies ½ ton of The Beatles wigs to the US

Famous Birthdays

  • Dmitri Lipskerov, Russian writer
  • Doug Aldrich, American rock guitarist, born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Jennifer Doudna, American biochemist (2020 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for CRISPR Gene Editing), born in Washington D.C.
  • Sonu Walia, Indian actress

Famous Weddings

Peter Sellers

Actor Peter Sellers (38) weds actress Britt Ekland in London, England

1964 Highlights

About February 19, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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