What Happened on June 29, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st draft of Star Trek's pilot "Cage" released
  • Civil Rights Act of 1964 passed after 83-day filibuster in the US Senate

Famous Birthdays

  • Pepper Johnson, NFL linebacker (NY Giants, Cleveland Browns)
  • Stedman Pearson, Essex, rock vocalist (Five Star-Silk & Steel)
  • Wendy Kilbourne, actress (Devon-Midnight Caller) [1964 Approx]

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Dolphy, American jazz musician (b. 1928)
  • Milenko Zivkovic, composer, dies at 63