On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Cheryl Richardson, actress (Jennie-General Hospital), born in Palo Alto, California
  • Dave Rowntree, British musician (Blur)
  • Melissa Gilbert, American actress (Little House on the Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
1964 Highlights

About May 8, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus