On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1964

Historical Events

  • Peter & Gordon release "World Without Love"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev visits Egypt

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Saunderson, American music producer and disc jockey

Person of interestMiloslav Mecir

Miloslav Mecir, Czech tennis player (Olympic gold 1988), born in Bojnice, Czechoslovakia

Tennis Player and Gold Medalist Miloslav Mecir
Tennis Player and Gold Medalist
Miloslav Mecir

1964 Highlights

About May 9, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus