On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Hello, Dolly!" opens at St James Theater NYC for 2,844 performances
  • AL owners vote 9-1 against Charlie Finley moving KC A's to Louisville

Famous Birthdays

  • Gail Graham, Canadian golfer (2 LPGA Tour titles), born in Vanderhoof, British Columbia
  • Mark Collins, NFL cornerback/safety (NY Giants, KC Chiefs, GB Packers)
  • Trevor Barsby, cricketer (Queensland opening batsman since 1984-85)