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 drummer (Blur - "Country House"; Coffee &TV"), and politician, born in Colchester, Essex, England
  • 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? 57 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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