What Happened on September 2, 1964

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Indonesian paratroopers lands in Malaysia
  • Norman Manley scores 2-consecutive holes-in-one at Del Valley, Cal

Famous Birthdays

  • Keanu Reeves, Canadian actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, The Matrix), born in Beirut, Lebanon

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin York, American World War I soldier who led a famed attack on a German machine gun nest (Medal of Honor), dies at 76
  • Francisco H Craveiro Lopes, Portuguese gen/pres (1951-58), dies at 70
  • Glenn Albert Black, American archaeologist, dies at 64
  • Morris Ankrum, American actor (Kronos, Earth vs Flying Saucers), dies at 67