On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1964

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, San Diego CC: Mickey Wright wins her 4th Open in a playoff with Ruth Jessen

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays

  • Gaby Roslin, English television presenter
  • Judi Evans Luciano, Montebello, actress (Paulina Cory-Another World)

Famous Deaths

  • William Solomon, South African cricketer (Test 1898-99), dies
1964 Highlights

About July 12, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer