On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1964

Historical Events

  • Malawi (formerly Nyasaland) declares independence from UK
  • The Beatles' film "Hard Day's Night" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Lillie Leatherwood, American 4X400m relayer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
1964 Highlights

About July 6, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer