On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1964

Historical Events

  • Baskin-Robbins introduces Beatle Nut ice cream
  • Beatles land at NY's JFK airport, for 1st US tour
  • Roger Sessions' 5th Symphony premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Cynthia "Sippy" Woodhead, swimmer (Olympic silver 1984), born in Riverside, California
  • Gretchen Magers, Pittsburgh PA/San Antonio TX, tennis star

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann A J Kees, German egyptologist, dies at 77
  • Lillian Copeland, US discus thrower (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 59
1964 Highlights

About February 7, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius