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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in June 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.

But much more happened on June 1964: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1964?


Events

  • 02 Jun 1964 Follies Bergere opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 191 performances
  • 03 Jun 1964 Ringo Starr collapses from tonsillitis and pharyngitis
  • 04 Jun 1964 Maldives adopts constitution
  • 05 Jun 1964 DSV Alvin is commissioned.
  • 06 Jun 1964 96th Belmont: Manuel Ycaza aboard Quadrangle wins in 2:28.6
  • 07 Jun 1964 The Beatles travel the canals of Amsterdam.
  • 09 Jun 1964 Jack Nicklaus wins British Open golf tournament
  • 10 Jun 1964 Rolling Stones record their 12x5 album at Chess Studios in Chicago
  • 11 Jun 1964 Chicago police break up Rolling Stones press conference
  • 12 Jun 1964 Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life in prison in South Africa
  • 13 Jun 1964 Basil Heatley runs world record marathon (2:13:55)
  • 14 Jun 1964 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
  • 15 Jun 1964 Last French troops leave Algeria
  • 16 Jun 1964 Amnesty granted to 3,000 political prisoners
  • 18 Jun 1964 African Groundnut Council forms in Dakar
  • 19 Jun 1964 Bob Dylan completes UK tour
  • 20 Jun 1964 64th US Golf Open: Ken Venturi shoots a 278 at Congressional Country Club - Maryland
  • 21 Jun 1964 3 civil rights workers-Michael H Schwerner Andrew Goodman and James E Chaney-disappeared after release from a Mississippi jail
  • 23 Jun 1964 Gen Maxwell Taylor appointed US ambassador in South Vietnam
  • 24 Jun 1964 FTC rules health warnings must appear on all cigarette packages
  • 25 Jun 1964 Prince A Taylor becomes 1st black Methodist Bishop (NJ)
  • 26 Jun 1964 Blacks and Whites riot over racial segregation in St. Augustine
  • 27 Jun 1964 New Phil Silvers Show, last airs on CBS-TV
  • 28 Jun 1964 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Waldemar Golf Open
  • 29 Jun 1964 US Civil Rights Act of 1964 passes after 83-day filibuster in Senate.
  • 30 Jun 1964 Centaur 3 launch vehicle fails to make Earth orbit

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Hamlet

Hamlet

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Grigori Kozintsev

Starring: Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy, Mikhail Nazvanov, Elza Radzina, Yuriy Tolubeev

The Pawnbroker

The Pawnbroker

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters, Jaime Sánchez

Country: United States of America

A Hard Day's Night

A Hard Day's Night

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Richard Lester

Starring: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

Country: United States of America

A Shot in the Dark

A Shot in the Dark

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders, Herbert Lom

Country: United States of America

Marnie

Marnie

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Tippi Hedren, Sean Connery, Martin Gabel, Louise Latham

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in June 1964?
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A Tribute To John F. Kennedy by Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur

A Tribute To John F. Kennedy

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A Tribute To John F. Kennedy, by Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur, published by Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1964 with edition stated. Description: Black boards with President's signature and dates on the front

A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy by Jim Bishop

A Day In The Life Of President Kennedy

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"To my eternal sorrow, I was the last writer to work with President Kennedy on an exclusive story. Therefore, I asked to have it published as it was written, without anything

The Naked Society by Vance Packard

The Naked Society

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Originally published in 1964, The Naked Society was the first book to discuss how then-new technologies such as hidden microphones, concealed cameras, modern filing systems, and the polygraph lie detector could

When The Cheering Stopped by Gene Smith

When The Cheering Stopped

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The extraordinary story of Woodrow Wilson's last years in the White House and after, and the part played by his wife when the nation was without a President able to perform

The Venetian Affair by Helen MacInnes

The Venetian Affair

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Fenner burned Rosenfeld's message, reminding himself wryly that he was behaving in the very best tradition. This was a game not too difficult to learn, he thought.