On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1964

Historical Events

  • British Labour Party installs weapon embargo against South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Marina Tcherkasova, American pairs figure skater (Olympic silver 1980)
  • Michelle Knox-Zaloom, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • Ralph Garman, American actor (The Joe Schmo Show), and radio personality, born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1964 Highlights

About November 17, 1964

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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