Historical Events on August 2, 1964

About Aug 2, 1964

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 3 months and 13 days

Historical Events

  • Dutch government gives Indonesia export guarantees
  • North Vietnam fires on a US destroyer in the Gulf of Tonkin incident which would eventually escalate US involvement in the Vietnam War
  • Race riot in Jersey City, New Jersey