On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1964

Historical Events

  • Prince A Taylor becomes first African American methodist bishop (NJ)
  • WMCA (NYC) plays Beatles' Hard Days Night Album (10 days prior to its scheduled release date), they decide to release it June 26th

Famous Birthdays

  • Dell Curry, American basketball guard and broadcaster (NBA Sixth Man of The Year 1994; Charlotte Hornets all-time points leader [9,839]), born in Harrisonburg, Virginia
  • Emma Su├írez, Spanish actress (El Perro del Hortelano), born in Madrid, Spain
  • Greg Raymer, American professional poker player, born in Minot, North Dakota
  • John McCrea, American singer and musician (Cake), born in Sacramento, California
  • Phil Emery, Australian cricketer (NSW wicket-keeper, Australia 1994), born in St Ives, New South Wales, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Gerrit T Rietveld, Dutch architect (Sonsbeekpaviljoen), dies at 76
1964 Highlights

About June 25, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer