Thursday October 08, 1964

US date format: 10/8/1964, UK date format: 8/10/1964
Is this your lucky day? Bet on the figures of this date here

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 8, 1964). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Alec Douglas-Home (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Dawna Friesen and Ian Hart. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison. In UK Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits. My Fair Lady, directed by George Cukor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964 while A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Stingray.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1964 or at October 08 across the years.

likes
Like this date if it is important to you!

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady

Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White

Country: United States of America

Rajkumar

Rajkumar

Directed by: K. Shankar

Starring: Shammi Kapoor, Sadhana, Pran, Prithviraj Kapoor

The Black Torment

The Black Torment

Directed by: Robert Hartford-Davis

Starring: Heather Sears, John Turner, Ann Lynn, Peter Arne

The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb

The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb

Directed by: Michael Carreras

Starring: Terence Morgan, Ronald Howard, Fred Clark, Jeanne Roland

Send Me No Flowers

Send Me No Flowers

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, Paul Lynde

Country: United States of America

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 08, 1964?


Holidays

  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • See more

Events

  • Ringo Starr takes and passes his driving test

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Stingray

Stingray

Maigret

Maigret

Written by:

Starring: Wies Andersen, Jan Teulings, Lies de Wind, Kees Brusse

Homicide

Homicide

Butternut Square

Butternut Square

Starring: Ernie Coombs, Sandy Gabriel, Donald Himes, Bob Jeffrey

Dave's Kingdom

Dave's Kingdom

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1964?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

A Moveable Feast

By:

Ernest Hemingway’s classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s, now available in a restored edition, includes the original manuscript along with insightful recollections and unfinished sketches.Published

The Kennedy Wit by Bill Adler

The Kennedy Wit

By:

Vintage paperback The Kennedy Wit: The Humor and Wisdom of John F. Kennedy by Bill Adler

The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss

The Rector Of Justin

By:

Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a …

The Invisible Government by David Wise and Thomas B. Ross

The Invisible Government

By:

1964: by David Wise and Thomas B. Ross - 375 pages - Not listed as 1st Edition.

This Rough Magic by Mary Stewart

This Rough Magic

By:

When Lucy comes to Corfu to visit her sister, she is elated to discover that the castello above their villa is being rented to Sir Julian Gale, one of the brightest lights in England's theatrical world.


Like this date if it is important to you!
likes