On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1964

Historical Events

  • Barlow & Graeme Pollock complete 341 stand at Adelaide Oval
  • Margaret Chase Smith (Sen-R-Maine) tries for Republican President bid

Famous Birthdays

  • Bridget Fonda, American actress (Scandal, Single White Female), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Inga Thompson, US cyclist (Olympic-8th-88, 84, 92), born in Reno, Nevada
  • Jack Haley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • Migi [Miguel Drummond], English pop musician (Curiosity Killed Cat)
  • Woody Austin, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2007 runner-up; 4 PGA Tour titles), born in Tampa, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Lieb Glantz, Ukrainian-born tenor, composer and Zionist, dies at 65
1964 Highlights

About January 27, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius