On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1964

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Dylan completes UK tour

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
  • Cambuur Leeuwarden BVO soccer team forms in Leeuwarden
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964 passes 73-27

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Luther Burbank Home and Gardens, home of the famous horticulturist, is designated a National Historical Landmark in Santa Rosa, California

Horticulturist Luther Burbank
Luther Burbank

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBoris Johnson

Boris Johnson, British Conservative politician, (Prime Minister, 2019-present; Mayor of London, 2008-2016), born in NYC, New York

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Boris Johnson
  • David Freedman, cricketer (NSW left-arm Chinese bowler since 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Moser, Austrian actor (Hello Service Man, Once Upon a Time), dies at 83
1964 Highlights

About June 19, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini