What Happened on January 15, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Baseball agrees to hold a free-agent draft in NYC
  • Teamsters negotiate 1st national labor contract

Famous Birthdays

  • Cees van der de Linden, soccer player
  • Osmo Tapio Räihälä, Finnish composer
  • Paula Schnurr, Kirkland Lake Ontario, 1.5k (Olympics-8-92, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • George Duncan, Scottish golfer (British Open 1920), dies at 80
  • Weldon John "Jack" Teagarden, US jazz trombonist/singer, dies at 58