On This Day

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

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? 56 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces