Sunday May 24, 1964
US date format: 5/24/1964, UK date format: 24/5/1964
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 24, 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 Patrice Martin and Pat Verbeek.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My Guy by Mary Wells.
In UK Don't Throw Your Love Away by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits.
Seance on a Wet Afternoon, directed by Bryan Forbes, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1964
while A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy by Jim Bishop was one of the best selling book.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 24, 1964?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
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- 18th Tony Awards: Luther and Hello Dolly win.
- Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open Invitational.
- Panic in Lima, Peru soccer stadium; 300 killed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 24, 1964?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Alec Douglas-Home (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 24, 1964?
On May 24, 1964 several famous people were born including, Patrice Martin, Pat Verbeek, Christian Hecq.
What was the number one song in May 24, 1964?
The number one song in the week of May 24, 1964 was My Guy by Mary Wells in US and Don't Throw Your Love Away by The Searchers in UK.
What were the top hits on May 24, 1964?
The top hits on May 24, 1964 were My Guy by Mary Wells, Love Me Do by The Beatles, Hello, Dolly! by Louis Armstrong in US and Don't Throw Your Love Away by The Searchers, Juliet by The Four Pennies, My Boy Lollipop by Millie in UK.