On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1964

Historical Events

  • Charles Schmid kills first Pied Piper victim
  • SF Giants beat NY Mets, 8-6, in 23 innings (2nd game) (7 hrs 32 mins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Darryl "DMC" Matthews McDaniels, American Hip Hop musician (Run-DMC), born in NYC, New York
  • Leonard Asper, Canadian businessman
  • Scotti Hill, rock guitarist (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Manhasset, New York
1964 Highlights

About May 31, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini