On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 24th Amendment to US Constitution goes into effect & states voting rights could not be denied due to failure to pay taxes
  • CBS purchases 1964 & 1965 NFL TV rights for $28.2 million
  • Eric de Noorman, a Dutch comic strip by Hans G. Kresse, ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Rob Dibble, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Stuart Davis, American modernist painter, dies at 71