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)

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Mickey Mantle gets hits #1999, 2000 & 2001 & his 450th HR

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

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The Supremes release "Baby Love"

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross

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? 56 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo