On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1964

Windmill Girls Get Dressed And Leave Town

Historical Events

Music release#1 in the Charts

Barbra Streisand's "People" album goes #1 for 5 weeks

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • London's notorious Windmill Theatre closes

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Sandrelli, Italian actress (The Key), born in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Colm Ó Cíosóig, Irish drummer (My Bloody Valentine, Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Darryl Worley, American country singer (Hard Rain Don't Last), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Marco van Basten, Dutch soccer star (Ajax, AC Milan), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • The Boogeyman [Marty Wright], American professional wrestler, born in Phoenix, Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • Theodore Freeman, American astronaut, dies at 34 in a T-38 jet air crash, 1st NASA astronaut fatality
1964 Highlights

About October 31, 1964

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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