On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1964

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Organization for Afro-American Unity formed in New York by Malcolm X

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Barker, NFL punter (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Jacksonville Beach, Florida
  • Susan Mascarin, American tennis player, born in Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan
  • Tommy Lynn Sells, American serial killer, born in Oakland, California (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • King Calder, actor (Lt Grey-Martin Kane Private Eye), dies at 64
1964 Highlights

About June 28, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer