On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1964

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dmitri Shostakovich's 9th/10th String Quartet premieres in Moscow


Famous Birthdays

  • John Maclean, Oshawa, NHL right wing (NJ Devils)
  • Ned Vaughn, actor (The Rescuer)

Famous Deaths

  • John Tasker Howard, American composer and music historian, dies at 73
1964 Highlights

About November 20, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio