Historical Events on March 6, 1964

About Mar 6, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 7 months and 10 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boxing legend Cassius Clay joins the Nation of Islam and changes his name to "Muhammad Ali", calling his former title a "slave name"

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
Religious Leader Elijah Muhammad
Religious Leader
Elijah Muhammad
  • Constantine succeeds Paul I as king of Greece
  • Tom O'Hara runs world record mile (3:56.4)