On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1964

Historical Events

Historic Publication

"In His Own Write", a book of short stories, poems and drawings by John Lennon is published

  • UNCTAD 1 world conference opens in Geneva

Famous Birthdays

  • John Pinette, American comedian, (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Lorre, Hungarian-American actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers), dies from a stroke at 59
  • Vassily Vainonen, Russian ballet choreographer (Gayaneh), dies at 66
1964 Highlights

About March 23, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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