On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Meet The Beatles" album released in US

Famous Birthdays

  • Kazushige Nojima, Japanese video game writer, born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • Ozzie GuillĂ©n, Venezuelan baseball shortstop and manager (3-time MLB All Star; Chicago White Sox), born in Ocumare del Tuy, Venezuela
  • Roger Smith, Bahamas tennis doubles player, born in Freeport, Bahamas
  • Ron Harper, American NBA guard (Chicago Bulls), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Victoria Sellers, English actress (Crime Zone, Warlords), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Rychlik, Czech composer, dies at 47
1964 Highlights

About January 20, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius