February 23rd, 1964

February 23rd, 1964, fell on a Sunday. It was day 54 of 1964. The decade was the 1960s.

56 years, 9 months and 7 days have passed since February 23rd, 1964.



Fictional Date

February 23rd, 1964 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:

  • X-Files: Special Agent Dana Scully is born.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 23rd, 1964:

  • United States: I Want To Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
  • United Kingdom: Diane - Bachelors

Take Me Back!

The date is February 23rd, 1964 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

In America, the song I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Diane by Bachelors is the number one hit song. Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States and Sir Alec Douglas-Home is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Because it's 1964, radio stations are playing hit songs from music artists such as The Beatles, Roy Orbison, The Animals, The Supremes and The Beach Boys. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Danny Thomas Show", "Gunsmoke", "The Twilight Zone" and "Danger Man". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Lassie", "Captain Kangaroo", "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" and "The Patty Duke Show".

Popular toys include the likes of "Astrobase", "Mouse Trap", "Hamilton Invaders" and "G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on February 23rd, 1964.

  • Lyndon B. Johnson.

    U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1964.

  • 1964 in movies.

    Movies released in 1964 included My Fair Lady, Goldfinger, Mary Poppins, The Carpetbaggers, From Russia with Love, A Fistful of Dollars, Fail Safe, Father Goose, A Shot in the Dark, A Hard Day's Night, The Last Man On Earth and The Night of the Iguana.

  • 1964 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1964 were dominated by the likes of Bobby Vinton, The Beatles, The Supremes, The Dixie Cups, The Animals and Roy Orbison.

  • Louis Armstrong - "Hello, Dolly!"

    "Hello, Dolly!" by Louis Armstrong would go on to win a Grammy for 1964's Song of the Year.

  • My Fair Lady

    "My Fair Lady" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1964.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 56 years, 9 months and 7 days have passed since February 23rd, 1964.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 08 of 1964.
  • Leap Year: 1964 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on February 23rd, 1964, will be 56 years of age.
  • People born in 1964 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 23rd, 1964:

  • February 25th, 1964: Boxing: Underdog Muhammad Ali defeats Sonny Liston, despite being 7-1 odds.
  • March 4th, 1964: Jimmy Hoffa is sentenced to eight years in prison for attempted bribery of a grand juror.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 23rd, 1964, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1964 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 23rd, 1964 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Route 66 - Adventure crime drama.
  • The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
  • Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
  • The Twilight Zone - TV series about disturbing or unusual events.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Rawhide - American western series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.
  • Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
  • Wagon Train - American western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1964 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1964.

  • Ricochet Rabbit & Droop-a-Long
  • The Patty Duke Show
  • The Mighty Hercules
  • Davey and Goliath
  • Mister Ed
  • The Bugs Bunny Show
  • The Flintstones
  • My Three Sons
  • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Lassie
  • Looney Tunes

1964 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1964:

  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Johnny Seven OMA (toy gun)
  • Hamilton Invaders
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Big Loo
  • Mouse Trap
  • Tammy (doll)
  • Chatter Telephone
  • Rock-a-Stack
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch
  • Astrobase
  • Troll doll
  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of February:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of February:

  • Defender of the Fatherland Day (Russia)

US President

Who was the US President on February 23rd, 1964?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 23rd, 1964?

  • Sir Alec Douglas-Home was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 23rd, 1964 was probably conceived around the 16th of May, 1963. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 23rd, 1964 is the 2nd of December, 1964. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 23rd, 1964.

  • 20,736 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,791,590,400 seconds have passed since the February 23rd, 1964.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,090,188,800 times.
  • Since February 23rd, 1964, earth has travelled approximately 924,460,646,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 298,598,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 154,076,774 steps. That's about 68,479 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,499,085 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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