On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1964

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, American NFL cornerback and safety (Super Bowl 1986, 90; First-team All-Pro 1989; New York Giants), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Trevor Barsby, Australian cricketer (Queensland opening batsman since 1984-85), born in Brisbane, Australia
1964 Highlights

About January 16, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn