What Happened on July 3, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: In an all-Australian final Roy Emerson beats Fred Stolle 6-4, 12-10, 4-6, 6-3

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Brazilian Maria Bueno earns a 3rd Wimbledon singles title with a 6-4, 7-9, 6-3 win over Margaret Court

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Ryan [Moss], American rock bassist (Joan Jett & The Blackhearts), born in California
  • Joanne Harris, British author
  • Pia Reyes, playmate (Nov, 1988), born in Manila, Philippines
  • Warren Newson, Newnan GA, outfielder (Texas Rangers)
  • Yeardley Smith, French-born American actress