What Happened on January 25, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Echo 2, US communications satellite launched
  • The Beatles get their first US #1, "I Want to Hold your Hand" (Cashbox)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Sweeney, American NHL center (NY Islanders, Calgary Flames), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • Chip Foster, actor (Chip & Pepper's Surf's Up Saturday)
  • Pepper Foster, actress (Chip & Pepper's Surf's Up Saturday)
  • William Thomas Andrade, Fall River MA, PGA golfer (1991 Kemper Open)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Comedian and actor Bill Cosby marries Camille Olivia Hanks

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby

HeartWedding of Interest

MLB outfielder Pete Rose (22) weds first wife Karolyn Englehardt

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose