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1964 Historical Events

Gas Price:
$0.30/gallon

U.S. Energy Information Administration

36th President:
Lyndon B. Johnson

Served from November 22, 1963 to January 20, 1969 (5 years)
World Series Winner:
Los Angeles Dodgers (NL)

Defeated the New York Yankees (AL) with a record of 4-0
Time Magazine's
Person of the Year:
Lyndon B. Johnson

From USA
President John F. Kennedy is assassinatedin Dallas. He was 46.
(Nov. 22, 1963)

Entertainment

For 1964 movies, Mary Poppins came out on top. It grossed over $102,300,000 to make it the most popular movie of 1964. Among 1964 TV shows, The Beverly Hillbillies was the most popular for the year.

 

Top Movies from 1964

  • Mary Poppins
  • My Fair Lady
  • Goldfinger
  • The Carpetbaggers
  • From Russia With Love
  • A Shot in the Dark
  • A Hard Day's Night
  • The Unsinkable Molly Brown
  • The Pink Panther
  • Father Goose
 

Top Songs from 1964

  • I Want To Hold Your Hand, The Beatles
  • She Loves You, The Beatles
  • Where Did Our Love Go, Supremes
  • Oh, Pretty Woman, Roy Orbison
  • I Get Around, Beach Boys
  • Everybody Loves Somebody, Dean Martin
  • My Guy, Mary Wells
  • People, Barbara Streissand

Billboard Top Songs from 1964

All of the 1964 hits below topped the 1964 Billboard Top 100 charts. Can you remember the lyrics of any of these 1964 top songs?

RankArtistSong
1.BeatlesI Want To Hold Your Hand
2.BeatlesShe Loves You
3.Louis ArmstrongHello, Dolly!
4.Roy OrbisonOh, Pretty Woman
5.Beach BoysI Get Around
6.Dean MartinEverybody Loves Somebody
7.Mary WellsMy Guy
8.Gale GarnettWe'll Sing In The Sunshine
9.J. Frank Wilson and The CavaliersLast Kiss
10.SupremesWhere Did Our Love Go
11.Barbara StreisandPeople
12.Al HirtJava
13.BeatlesA Hard Day's Night
14.BeatlesLove Me Do
15.Manfred MannDo Wah Diddy Diddy
16.BeatlesPlease Please Me
17.Martha and The VandellasDancing In The Street
18.Billy J. Kramer and The DakotasLittle Children
19.Ray Charles SingersLove Me With All Your Heart
20.DriftersUnder The Boardwalk
21.Dixie CupsChapel Of Love
22.Terry StaffordSuspicion
23.Dave Clark FiveGlad All Over
24.Four SeasonsRag Doll
25.Four SeasonsDawn (Go Away)
26.NewbeatsBread And Butter
27.Gene PitneyIt Hurts To Be In Love
28.Jan and DeanDead Man's Curve
29.Jay and The AmericansCome A Little Bit Closer
30.Peter and GordonA World Without Love
31.HoneycombsHave I The Right?
32.Serendipity SingersDon't Let The Rain Come Down (Crooked Little Man)
33.SupremesBaby Love
34.Betty Everett and Jerry ButlerLet It Be Me
35.Dusty SpringfieldWishin' And Hopin'
36.Lesley GoreYou Don't Own Me
37.Dionne WarwickWalk On By
38.AnimalsThe House Of The Rising Sun
39.Ronny and The DaytonaG.T.O.
40.BeatlesTwist And Shout
41.Johnny RiversMemphis
42.Danny WilliamsWhite On White
43.Rip ChordsHey Little Cobra
44.Betty EverettThe Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
45.Dave Clark FiveBits And Pieces
46.Millie SmallMy Boy Lollipop
47.Major LanceUm, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um
48.Jan and DeanThe Little Old Lady
49.Gerry and The PacemakersDon't Let The Sun Catch You Crying
50.Chad and JeremyA Summer Song
51.Stan Getz and Astrud GilbertoThe Girl From Ipanema
52.BeatlesCan't Buy Me Love
53.Shangri-LasRemember (Walkin' In The Sand)
54.Bobby FreemanC'mon And Swim
55.BeatlesDo You Want To Know A Secret
56.ImpressionsKeep On Pushing
57.Four TopsBaby I Need Your Loving
58.Diane RenayNavy Blue
59.BachelorsDiane
60.MarkettsOut Of Limits
61.HondellsLittle Honda
62.Bobby GoldsboroSee The Funny Little Clown
63.Dave Clark FiveBecause
64.Reflections(Just Like) Romeo And Juliet
65.Rick NelsonFor You
66.New Christy MinstrelsToday
67.Dave Clark FiveCan't You See That She's Mine
68.Shangri-LasLeader Of The Pack
69.Joe HintonFunny
70.TemptationsThe Way You Do The Things You Do
71.Dionne WarwickAnyone Who Had A Heart
72.Al MartinoI Love You More And More Every Day
73.Roy OrbisonIt's Over
74.Four SeasonsRonnie
75.TrashmenSurfin' Bird
76.TamsWhat Kind Of Fool (Do You Think I Am)
77.Dean MartinThe Door Is Still Open To My Heart
78.KinksYou Really Got Me
79.Sammy Davis Jr.The Shelter Of Your Arms
80.ImpressionsI'm So Proud
81.Jelly BeansI Wanna Love Him So Bad
82.Roger MillerChug-a-lug
83.Roger MillerDang Me
84.Al HirtCotton Candy
85.Nancy Wilson(You Don't Know) How Glad I Am
86.KingsmenMoney
87.SearchersDon't Throw Your Love Away
88.Tommy TuckerHi-heel Sneakers
89.Gerry and The PacemakersHow Do You Do It!
90.The VenturesWalk Don't Run '64
91.Dave Clark FiveDo You Love Me
92.Robert Maxwell, His Harp and Orch.Shangri-La
93.Gene SimmonsHaunted Houses
94.Jimmy HughesSteal Away
95.BeatlesI Saw Her Standing There
96.Andy WilliamsA Fool Never Learns
97.Billy J. Kramer and The DakotasBad To Me
98.Bobby VintonThere! I've Said It Again
99.The KingsmenLouie Louie
100.SearchersNeedles And Pins

Most Popular Names for People Who Graduated in 1964

Girls

  1. Mary
  2. Linda
  3. Patricia
  4. Barbara
  5. Carol

Guys

  1. James
  2. Robert
  3. John
  4. William
  5. Richard

Class of 1964 Yearbook

Class of 1964 Reunion

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Class of 1964: If are part of the 1964 graduating class, we hope you enjoy thinking about the historical events, remembering the lyrics to the best songs, and thinking back to some of your best high school friends. Be sure to visit Classmates.com® to find old friends from the class of 1964 and reconnect with fellow class of '64 graduates. They have tools to help you plan a class of 1964 reunion, see yearbook photos from 1964, and use the graduates list to get in touch with old friends.

If you did not graduate in the class of 1964, try the Class of 1963 or the Class of 1965.