On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Charles, English actor
  • Earl Jones, Inkster Mich, 800m runner (Olympic bronze 1984)
  • Kyrill, Prince of Preslav, titular Bulgarian royal family

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Thorez, French politician and secretary-general (French Communist Party), dies at 64
1964 Highlights

About July 11, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer