On This Day

What Happened on May 12, 1964

Historical Events

  • Italian diplomat and politician Manlio Brosio chosen as secretary-general of NATO

Famous Birthdays

  • José Casanova, Peruvian soccer midfielder (10 caps; Alianza Lima), born in Lima, Peru (d. 1987)
  • Joy Ellen Kitzmiller, US badminton player (Olympic-92), born in Los Angeles, California
1964 Highlights

About May 12, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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