On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1964

Historical Events

  • "Bewitched" premieres on ABC TV
  • Beatles are paid a then record $150,000 for a concert (Kansas)

Music Single

The Supremes release single "Baby Love"

Sports History

Yankee Mickey Mantle gets career hits #1999, 2000 & 2001 & his 450th HR in 6-2 victory over Los Angeles Angels at New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Conrad, actor (Charley Hannah, High Mountain Rangers)
  • Karen Straker, horse show jumper
1964 Highlights

About September 17, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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