On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1964

Historical Events

  • Beatles travel canals of Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Andris Vecumnieks, Latvian contemporary classical composer (Concertino Art-I-Shock), conductor, teacher, and musicologist, born in Riga, Latvian SSR
  • Caroline Anne Hare, 5k/10k (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • Gia Carides, Greek-Australian actress
  • Graeme Labrooy, Sri Lankan cricket fast bowler (9 Tests, 27 wickets; 44 ODIs; chairman of selectors; international match referee), born in Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Judie Aronson, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Llewellyn, South African cricketer (544 runs in 15 Tests for South Africa), dies at 87
1964 Highlights

About June 7, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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