On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1964

Historical Events

  • Al Parker glides 644 miles without a motor
  • Rolling Stone concert in Ireland halts after 12 minutes due to riot
  • US Ranger 7 takes 4,316 pictures before crashing on Moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Corr, Irish singer and musician (The Corrs), born in Dundalk, Ireland

Famous Weddings

  • George Lascelles marries Patricia Tuckwell

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Reeves, American country singer and actor (Gun Fury, Kimberley Jim), dies in air crash at 39
1964 Highlights

About July 31, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo