What Happened on March 10, 1964

Historical Events

  • Simon and Garfunkel record the first version of "The Sound of Silence" at Columbia Studios in New York City
  • US reconnaissance plane shot down over East Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • David Faber, American television reporter
  • Greg Campbell, Australian cricket fast bowler (4 Tests, 13 wickets; 12 ODIs), born in Launceston, Australia
  • Neneh Cherry, Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper (Money Love), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Prince Edward (59 years old)

Prince of Britain and son of Elizabeth II, born in Buckingham Palace, London

Born in 1964

About March 10, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Want To Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Anyone Who Had A Heart - Cilla Black