What Happened on February 24, 1964

Historical Events

  • "My Heart Skips a Beat" single released by Buck Owens (Billboard No. 1 U.S. Hot Country Singles, 1964)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Crane, British children's television presenter
  • Russell Ingall, Australian racing driver
  • Todd Field, American actor and film director (Tár), born in Pomona, California

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Conroy, British actor (Midnight Mary, Threat), dies at 73
1964 Highlights

About February 24, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Want To Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Anyone Who Had A Heart - Cilla Black