July 26th, 1964

July 26th, 1964, fell on a Sunday. It was day 208 of 1964. The decade was the 1960s.

56 years, 0 months and 16 days have passed since July 26th, 1964.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Sandra Bullock: Actress.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 26th, 1964:

  • United States: Rag Doll - Four Seasons
  • United Kingdom: A Hard Day's Night - The Beatles

Take Me Back!

The date is July 26th, 1964 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song Rag Doll by Four Seasons is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles is the number one hit song. Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States.

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 "Perry Mason", "Rawhide", "Danger Man" and "The Andy Griffith Show". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Lassie", "The Mighty Hercules" and "Ricochet Rabbit & Droop-a-Long".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Crater Critters", "Tammy (doll)", "Easy-Bake Oven" and "Hamilton Invaders".


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 July 26th, 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, 0 months and 16 days have passed since July 26th, 1964.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 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 July 26th, 1964, will be 56 years of age.
  • People born in 1964 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 26th, 1964, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1964 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 26th, 1964 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.
  • 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" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1964 - Toys & Games

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

  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • 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 26th of July:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on July 26th, 1964.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 26th, 1964 was probably conceived around the 17th of October, 1963. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 26th, 1964 is the 5th of May, 1965. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about July 26th, 1964.

  • 20,470 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,768,608,000 seconds have passed since the July 26th, 1964.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,063,376,000 times.
  • Since July 26th, 1964, earth has travelled approximately 912,601,728,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 294,768,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 152,100,288 steps. That's about 67,600 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,223,296 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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