On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Costantino Mastroprimiano, Italian classical pianist, educator, and musicologist, born in Foggia, Italy
  • Griffin O'Neal, American actor (April Fools Day, Wraith), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Lenny Harris, infielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in Miami, Florida
  • Paul Wylie, figure skater (Olympic-silver)

Famous Deaths

  • Reginald Horace Blyth, Zen teacher/scholar, dies in Japan at 66
1964 Highlights

About October 28, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio