1964

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This article is about the year 1964. For other uses, see 1964 (disambiguation).
1964
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1964 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1964
MCMLXIV
Ab urbe condita 2717
Armenian calendar 1413
ԹՎ ՌՆԺԳ
Assyrian calendar 6714
Bahá'í calendar 120–121
Bengali calendar 1371
Berber calendar 2914
British Regnal year 12 Eliz. 2 – 13 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2508
Burmese calendar 1326
Byzantine calendar 7472–7473
Chinese calendar 癸卯(Water Rabbit)
4660 or 4600
    — to —
甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
4661 or 4601
Coptic calendar 1680–1681
Discordian calendar 3130
Ethiopian calendar 1956–1957
Hebrew calendar 5724–5725
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2020–2021
 - Shaka Samvat 1885–1886
 - Kali Yuga 5064–5065
Holocene calendar 11964
Igbo calendar 964–965
Iranian calendar 1342–1343
Islamic calendar 1383–1384
Japanese calendar Shōwa 39
(昭和39年)
Javanese calendar 1895–1896
Juche calendar 53
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4297
Minguo calendar ROC 53
民國53年
Nanakshahi calendar 496
Thai solar calendar 2507

1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter ED) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1964th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 964th year of the 2nd millennium, the 64th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1960s decade.

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January[edit]

Main article: January 1964

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Main article: February 1964

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April[edit]

Main article: April 1964
April 8: Gemini 1 launched.
    • The 1964 New York World's Fair opens to celebrate the 300th anniversary of New Amsterdam being taken over by British forces under the Duke of York (later King James II) and being renamed New York in 1664. The fair runs until October 18, 1964, and reopens April 21, 1965, finally closing October 17, 1965. (Not sanctioned, due to being within 10 years of the Seattle World's Fair in 1962, some countries decline, but many countries have pavilions with exotic crafts, art and food.)
  • April 25 – Thieves steal the head of the Little Mermaid statue in Copenhagen, Denmark (Henrik Bruun confesses in 1997).
  • April 26Tanganyika and Zanzibar merge to form Tanzania.

May[edit]

Main article: May 1964

June[edit]

Main article: June 1964

July[edit]

Main article: July 1964

August[edit]

Main article: August 1964

September[edit]

Main article: September 1964

October[edit]

Main article: October 1964

November[edit]

Main article: November 1964

December[edit]

Main article: December 1964

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Maxi Gnauck, 1980 Olympic gold medalist

November[edit]

December[edit]

Heike Drechsler, 1992 Olympic gold medalist

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Nobel Prizes[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.slate.com/articles/sports/sports_nut/2016/06/muhammad_ali_changed_his_name_in_1964_newspapers_called_him_cassius_clay.html
  2. ^ Flynn, George Q. (1993). The Draft, 1940-1973. Modern War Studies. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas. p. 175. ISBN 978-0700605866. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  3. ^ Gottlieb, Sherry Gershon (1991). Hell no, we won't go!: Resisting the draft during the Vietnam War. New York, New York: Viking Penguin. p. xix. ISBN 978-0670839353. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 1964: May 12—Twelve students at a New York rally burn their draft cards... 
  4. ^ Moog, R. A. (1965). "Voltage-Controlled Electronic Music Modules". Journal of the Audio Engineering Society. 13 (3): 200–206. 
  5. ^ "1964: Labour scrapes through". BBC News. BBC. 2005-04-05. Archived from the original on 2016-02-13. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  6. ^ "1964: Labour voters are 'bonkers' says Hogg". BBC On This Day. BBC. 2008. Archived from the original on 2016-02-13. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  7. ^ Samuelson, Sam. "A Love Supreme AllMusic Review". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 2016-02-13. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  8. ^ Guevara, Ernesto Che (2009). "Chronology of Ernesto Che Guevara". Che: The Diaries of Ernesto Che Guevara. North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia: Ocean Press. p. 6. ISBN 978-1920888930. Retrieved 2016-02-13. 
  9. ^ In a brief paper by Soviet astrophysicists A. G. Doroshkevich and Igor Novikov. Penzias, A. A. (2006). "The origin of elements" (PDF). Nobel lecture. Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2006-10-04. 
  10. ^ "Biografie Rudi Gernreich" (in German). Steirischer Herbst Festival GmbH. Archived from the original on 2016-02-13. Retrieved 2016-02-13.