What Happened on January 22, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Kenneth Kaunda becomes premier of Northern Rhodesia (Zambia)
  • World's largest cheese (15,723 kg) manufactured in Wisconsin for New York's World Fair

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Ellingsen, Reykjavik Iceland, actress (Katrina-Santa Barbara)
  • Stojko Vrankovic, NBA center (LA Clippers)
  • Wayne Kirby, Williamsburg VA, outfielder (Cleveland Indians, LA Dodgers)

Famous Deaths

  • Marc Blitzstein, US composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58