1964 in Luxembourg
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|Years in Luxembourg:||1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967|
|Centuries:||19th century · 20th century · 21st century|
|Decades:||1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s|
|Years:||1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967|
||Charlotte (until 12 November)
Jean (from 12 November)
|Prime Minister||Pierre Werner|
|Deputy Prime Minister
||Eugène Schaus (until 15 July)
Henry Cravatte (from 15 July)
|President of the Chamber of Deputies
|President of the Council of State||Félix Welter|
|Mayor of Luxembourg City||Paul Wilwertz|
January – March
- 21 March – Representing Luxembourg, Hugues Aufray finishes fourth in the Eurovision Song Contest 1964 with the song Dès que le printemps revient.
April – June
- May – The Moselle canal is inaugurated by Grand Duchesse Charlotte, Charles De Gaulle, and Heinrich Lübke.
- 7 June – Legislative elections are held. In the Chamber of Deputies, the DP loses five seats, as the LSAP and KPL make progress at their expense. The CSV is beaten in the popular vote for the first time, but remains the largest party by seats.
July – September
- 15 July – Pierre Werner forms a new government, with the LSAP's Henry Cravatte replacing Eugène Schaus of the Democratic Party as Werner's deputy.
- 21 July - Victor Bodson resigns from the Council of State to take up his seat in the Chamber of Deputies.
October – December
- 24 March - Agnès Durdu, member of the Council of State
- 19 April – Marianne Brosius-Kolber, politician
- 16 June – Yolande, Princess of Ligne
- 14 August – Jean-Louis Schiltz, politician
- 10 October – Guy Hellers, footballer
- 14 March – Nicolas Majerus, jurist
- Thewes (2006), p. 153
- Thewes (2006), p. 160
- "Membres depuis 1857" (in French). Council of State. Retrieved 2009-04-05.
- Thewes (2006), p. 171
- Thewes, Guy (2006). Les gouvernements du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg depuis 1848 (PDF) (in French) (2006 ed.). Luxembourg City: Service Information et Presse. ISBN 978-2-87999-156-6. Retrieved 12 December 2009.