On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1964

Historical Events

  • FTC rules health warnings must appear on all cigarette packages
  • In South Africa, the 90-Days Act commences, providing for any person to be detained, without trial, for 90 days; further, the person could be re-arrested under the same law for another 90 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Suter, NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks, USA), born in Madison, Wisconsin
1964 Highlights

About June 24, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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