On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1964

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Malcolm X resigns from the Nation of Islam

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X

Famous Birthdays

  • Lance McCullers, American baseball player
  • Peter [Ped] Gill, English drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood, born in Liverpool
1964 Highlights

About March 8, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces