On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Meet the Beatles" album goes Gold
  • Black & Puerto Rican students boycott NYC public schools
  • French sisters Marielle Goitschel (gold) and Christine Goitschel (silver) repeat (in reverse order) their top-2 finish in the slalom 2 days earlier, in the giant slalom at the Innsbruck Winter Olympics

Famous Deaths

  • Sir Albert Richardson, English architect (b. 1880)
1964 Highlights

About February 3, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius