Weddings of 1964
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1964. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1964…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1964. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1964
- Elizabeth Taylor married Richard Burton
- Ralph Lauren wed Ricky Low-Beer
- Bruce Lee wed Linda Lee Caldwell
- Charlie Watts married Shirley Watts
- Troy Donahue wed Suzanne Pleshette
News Highlights of 1964
- Beatlemania invades America
- Jack Ruby, killer of President Kennedy’s assassin Lee Harvey Oswald, is sentenced to death.
- The Ford Mustang is introduced to Americans at the price of $2,368.
- At age 35, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize recipient.
1964 Sports Champions:
- St. Louis Cardinals win the World Series.
- AFL Championship – Buffalo Bills win 11-7 over the San Diego Chargers.
- NFL Championship – Cleveland Browns win 27-0 over the Baltimore Colts.
- Boston Celtics win the NBA Title.
- Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1964
- Grammy’s Song of 1964: Hello, Dolly! – Jerry Herman
- The Supremes – Baby Love
- The Beatles – Can’t Buy Me Love
- The Dixie Cups – Chapel Of Love
- The Animals – The House Of The Rising Sun
- The Beach Boys – I Get Around
- The Beatles – I Want To Hold Your Hand
- Roy Orbison – Oh, Pretty Woman
- The Four Seasons – Rag Doll
- Bobby Vinton – There, I’ve Said It Again
- The Beatles – A Hard Day’s Night
- Louis Armstrong – Hello, Dolly!
- The Beatles – She Loves You
- Mary Wells – My Guy
- Peter & Gordon – A World Without Love
- The Beatles – Love Me Do
- Dean Martin – Everbody Loves Somebody
- Manfred Mann – Do Wah Diddy Diddy
- The Shangri-Las – Leader Of The Pack
- The Supremes – Come See About Me
- Bobby Vinton – Mr. Lonely
- Lorne Greene – Ringo
- Petula Clark – Downtown
Entertainment Highlights of 1964
- Best Picture: Tom Jones: Tony Richardson
- Best Actor: Sidney Poitier – Lilies of the Field
- Best Actress: Patricia Neal – Hud
Top Television Shows:
- The Andy Griffith Show, Bewitched, Bonanza, Combat, The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Fugitive, Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C., The Lucy Show, Peyton Place II, The Red Skelton Show
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