What day of the week was December 12, 1964?

The day of the week December 12th, 1964 fell on was a Saturday.

There were 13 days until Christmas.

Maithili Sharan Gupt the Indian poet and playwright (b. 1866) died on this day in 1964. As did William Rootes the 1st Baron Rootes, English businessman, founded Rootes Group (b. 1894) .

Prime Minister Jomo Kenyatta becomes the first President of the Republic of Kenya.