On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Bahamas becomes self-governing
  • Dick Weber rolls highest bowling game in air (Boeing 707)

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco Maciel, Mexican tennis star, born in QuerĂ©taro, Mexico

Person of interestNicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage, American actor (Moonstruck, Racing with the Moon), born in Long Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Colin C McPhee, composer (H2O, Mechanical Princibles), dies at 62
  • Cyril Davies, American musician (b. 1932)