On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1964

Historical Events

  • Basil Heatley runs world record marathon (2:13:55)

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Wilhelm Berger, Romanian composer and organist, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Jennifer Gillom, American WNBA center and forward (Phoenix Mercury/Olympic gold 1988), born in Abbeville, Mississippi
  • Kathy Burke, English actress and playwright (Absolutely Fabulous, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy), born in London, England
  • Šarūnas Marčiulionis, Lithuanian NBA guard (Sacramento Kings), born in Kaunas, Lithuanian SSR, Soviet Union
1964 Highlights

About June 13, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini