On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1964

Historical Events

  • 3rd AFL All Star Game, Balboa Stadium, SD: Western Division beats Eastern Division, 27-24; MVPs: Keith Lincoln, LA Chargers, RB; Archie Matsos, Oakland Raiders, LB
  • KFME TV channel 13 in Fargo, North Dakota (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Janine Antoni, Bahamian artist, born in Freeport, Bahamas
  • Ricardo Arjona, Guatemalan singer, born in Jocotenango, Guatemala

Famous Deaths

  • Firmin Lambot, Belgian cyclist who twice won the Tour de France (1919, 1922), dies at 77
  • Joe Weatherly, American auto racer (NASCAR Sprint Cup champion 1962-63), dies of head injuries in race crash at 41
1964 Highlights

About January 19, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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