On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1964

Historical Events

  • AFL Championship, Balboa Stadium, San Diego: San Diego Chargers beat Boston Patriots, 51-10; Chargers RB Keith Lincoln rushes for 206 yards, 2 TDs

Papal Visit

Pope Paul VI visits Jordan & Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Ted Harris Poley, American rocker (Danger Danger-Screw It), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Tracy Ham, CFL quarterback (Montreal Alouettes), born in Gainesville, Florida
1964 Highlights

About January 5, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn