On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1964

Historical Events

  • Republican convention selects Barry Goldwater as presidential candidate

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel IndurĂ¡in, Spanish cyclist (Tour de France winner 1991-95), born in Villava, Spain
1964 Highlights

About July 16, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer