On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Something More!" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 15 performances
  • "Zizi" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 49 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Paul VI signs 3rd sitting of 2nd Vatican council

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI
  • Verrazano-Narrows suspension bridge opens in New York City, then the world's longest

Famous Birthdays

  • Liza Tarbuck, British entertainer
  • Marjorie Judith Vincent, Miss America (1991), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • Olden Polynice, NBA forward/center (Sacramento Kings)
  • Thomas Everett, NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs)
1964 Highlights

About November 21, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio