On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Sie Liebt Dich (She Loves You)" by Die Beatles peaks at #97

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Person, American NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Brantley, Alabama
  • James Sanders, American classical, and jazz violinist, and educator, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Michel Bénébig, New Caledonian jazz Hammond B3 organ, and accordion player, born in Nouméa City, New Calédonia
  • Stephan Brenninkmeijer, Dutch film producer and director, born in Doorwerth, Netherlands

Famous Weddings

Ernest Borgnine

Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) weds Academy Award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) in Beverly Hills, California; divorce 1964

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Lazarus, French composer, dies at 65
1964 Highlights

About June 27, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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