On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1964

Historical Events

  • Sporting Portugal win 4th European Cup Winner's Cup against MTK Budapest of Hungry 1-0 at Antwerp (replay)
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Trentin, French 1K time trials (Olympic gold 1968)

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelis H Edelman, Dutch geologist, dies at 61
  • Vladko Maček, Kingdom of Yugoslavia deputy prime minister (b. 1879)
1964 Highlights

About May 15, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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