On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1964

Historical Events

  • EMI rejects audition by "High Numbers"; they go on to become The Who

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

French philosopher and author Jean-Paul Sartre refuses Nobel prize

  • US performs underground nuclear test at Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Famous Birthdays

  • Toby Mac, American singer and songwriter

Famous Deaths

  • Khawaja Nazimuddin, 2nd Prime Minister of Pakistan and President of Pakistan Muslim League, dies at 70
1964 Highlights

About October 22, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra