On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1964

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees make 14th appearance in last 16 & 29th in 61 World Series
  • The Beatles appear on episode of "Shindig" (ABC-TV) in the US

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Savage, American sex-columnist and author, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Paul Stewart, British footballer (Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool), born in Manchester, England
  • Rich Delucia, American baseball pitcher (SF Giants), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Sam Brown, English singer & songwriter ("Stop!"), born in Stratford, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Eugen Varga, Hungarian-Russian economist and politician, dies at 84
1964 Highlights

About October 7, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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