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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 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 March 1964: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1964?


Events

  • 01 Mar 1964 Villarrica Volcano begins a strombolian eruption causing lahars that destroy half of the town of Conaripe.
  • 02 Mar 1964 Beatles begin filming Hard Days Night, Harrison meets Patti Boyd
  • 04 Mar 1964 Jimmy Hoffa, President of the Teamsters, is convicted by a Federal jury of tampering with a Federal jury.
  • 05 Mar 1964 Emergency crisis proclaimed in Ceylon due to social unrest.
  • 06 Mar 1964 Elijah Muhammad renames Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali
  • 08 Mar 1964 Malcolm X leaves Black Muslim Movement
  • 09 Mar 1964 1st Ford Mustang produced
  • 10 Mar 1964 US reconnaissance plane shot down over East Germany.
  • 12 Mar 1964 Jimmy Hoffa sentenced to 8 years
  • 13 Mar 1964 Turkey threatens Cyprus with armed attack.
  • 14 Mar 1964 Girl Who Came to Supper closes at Broadway NYC after 112 performances
  • 15 Mar 1964 LBJ asks for a War on Poverty
  • 16 Mar 1964 KCOY TV channel 12 in Santa Maria, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 20 Mar 1964 ESRO established, European Space Research Organization
  • 21 Mar 1964 UCLA completes undefeated NCAA basketball season (30-0).
  • 22 Mar 1964 Barbra Streisand appears on the cover of New York Times Magazine section
  • 23 Mar 1964 UNCTAD 1 world conference opens in Geneva, Switzerland.
  • 24 Mar 1964 Kennedy half-dollar issued
  • 25 Mar 1964 Britain sets memorial for the late President John F Kennedy
  • 26 Mar 1964 Funny Girl with Barbra Streisand opens at Winter Garden Theater in New York City for 1,348 performances.
  • 27 Mar 1964 1st true Pirate Radio station, Radio Caroline (England)
  • 28 Mar 1964 1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline)
  • 30 Mar 1964 US Astronaut John Glenn withdraws from Ohio senate race.
  • 31 Mar 1964 President Jango Goulart of Brazil chased out of office by military.

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Movies

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Becket

Becket

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Peter Glenville

Starring: Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud, Gino Cervi

Country: United States of America

The Chalk Garden

The Chalk Garden

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Ronald Neame

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Hayley Mills, John Mills, Edith Evans

7 Faces of Dr. Lao

7 Faces of Dr. Lao

Release year: 1964

Directed by: George Pal

Starring: Tony Randall, Barbara Eden, Arthur O'Connell, John Ericson

Murder Most Foul

Murder Most Foul

Release year: 1964

Directed by: George Pollock

Starring: Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Andrew Cruickshank

The Fall of the Roman Empire

The Fall of the Roman Empire

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Sophia Loren, Stephen Boyd, Alec Guinness, James Mason

Country: United States of America

Books

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Von Ryan'S Express by David Westheimer

Von Ryan'S Express

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An Air Force colonel unwittingly delivers a group of British and American officers into the hands of the Germans and then plans an escape

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service by Ian Fleming

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service

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In the aftermath of Operation Thunderball, Ernst Stavro Blofeld’s trail has gone cold—and so has 007’s love for his job. The only thing that can rekindle his passion is Contessa Teresa “Tracy” di Vicenzo, a troubled young woman who shares …

Wind From The Carolinas by Robert Wilder

Wind From The Carolinas

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Wind from the Carolinas

Convention by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II

Convention

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Fletcher Knebel, author of the"Seven Days in May" White House thriller turns his attention to the political convention for the Presidency this time.

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