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February 23rd, 1964.

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

57 years, 2 months and 24 days have passed since February 23rd, 1964.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

Fictional event.

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

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

Music charts.

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 - The Bachelors
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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 The 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. In fashion, women are wearing miniskirts and "space age" attire with synthetic materials. The "Dolly Girl" look has also become popular. Meanwhile, men are beginning to transition into "surf rock" fashion, which has been made popular by bands such as The Beach Boys. "Greasers", who are influenced by rock 'n' roll fashion, have also become a popular subculture. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Wagon Train", "Danger Man" and "The Andy Griffith Show".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Tom and Jerry", "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends", "My Three Sons" and "The Flintstones". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Ken (doll), Tammy (doll), Big Loo and Hamilton Invaders.

News topics, fads & culture.

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

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1964?

    The best NBA players in 1964 were Oscar Robertson, Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, Bob Pettit and Jerry West.

  • Who were the best football players in 1964?

    In 1964, the best soccer players were Pelé, Denis Law, Luis Suárez, Amancio, Eusébio, Paul Van Himst, Jimmy Greaves, Mario Corso, Lev Yashin, Gianni Rivera and Valery Voronin.

  • My Fair Lady.

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

  • Louis Armstrong - "Hello, Dolly!".

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Lyndon B. Johnson.

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

  • Fast food begins to replace diners and drive-ins.

    Fast food begins to replace diners and drive-ins.

    During this period, the fast food industry was growing, much to the detriment of local diners and drive-in restaurants. As a result, things such as jukeboxes and carhops also started to decline.

  • Rotary phones.

    Rotary phones.

    During the first half of the 1960s, rotary phones were still the most common type of landline phone. Although push-button telephones did exist at this time, they were relatively uncommon.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 57 years, 2 months and 24 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 57 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1964 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around February 23rd, 1964.

  • January 29th, 1964: American actor Alan Ladd dies from an accidental overdose at the age of 50.
  • February 7th, 1964: The BBC reports that "Beatlemania" has arrived in the USA.
  • This date: 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.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • 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 that was discovered in 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).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 23rd, 1964 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

Photographs of 1960s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • My Favorite Martian - Sci-fi sitcom starring Ray Walston as Uncle Martin O'Hara.
  • The Farmer's Daughter - Sitcom starring Inger Stevens as Katy Holstrum.
  • Hazel - Sitcom about a live-in maid called Hazel Burke.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on February 23rd, 1964.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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
  • Heckle and Jeckle
  • The Gumby Show
  • Mighty Mouse Playhouse
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Lassie
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1964.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1964.

  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Johnny Seven OMA (toy gun)
  • Hamilton Invaders
  • The 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, historical figures and notable people who 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.

Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on February 23rd, 1964.

UK Prime Minister.

Sir Alec Douglas-Home was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 23rd, 1964.

Irish Taoiseach.

Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 23rd, 1964 was most likely conceived around the 16th of May, 1963.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 23rd, 1964 is close to the 2nd of December, 1964.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 20,905 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,986 weeks have passed.
  • 1,806,188,400 seconds have passed since the February 23rd, 1964.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,107,219,800 times.
  • Since February 23rd, 1964, the earth has travelled approximately 931,993,214,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 301,031,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 155,332,202 steps. That's about 69,037 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,674,261 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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