Fun Facts image 1964

Financial

  • Yearly income: $6,000
  • New car: $3,500
  • Gallon of gas: .30¢
  • Loaf of bread: .21¢

Showbiz

  • "Jeopardy!" debuts
  • The Rolling Stones debut album
  • The first pirate radio station Radio Caroline established
  • Russell Crowe is born

Other Stuff

  • Sony introduces the first VCR Home Video Record
  • BASIC programming language is introduced
  • Hasbro introduces the G.I. Joe doll
  • First Ford Mustang rolled off the assembly line