Historical Events In 1963
Monday, 21 September 2020
Aug 14 In the year 1963 clifford Odets, US playwright (Golden Boy), dies at 57
Aug 15 John Powell, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1963.
Aug 16 In the year 1963 independence is restored to Dominican Republic
Aug 17 On this day in history richard Barthelmess, actor (Heroes for Sales), dies of cancer at 68
Aug 18 Andy Morales was born in the year 1963.
Aug 18 James Meredith became first black graduate from U of Mississippi on this day in history.
Aug 21 Jerry Lynch's record 15th pinch-hit HR gives Pirates a 7-6 win on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history john Gunn, cricketer (England all-rounder in 6 Tests 1901-05), dies
Aug 21 On this day in history martial law declared in S Vietnam
Aug 21 Martial law imposed in South Vietnam in the year 1963.
Aug 22 In the year 1963 nASA civilian test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 67 miles (106 km)
Aug 22 In the year 1963 william Richard Morris, 1st viscount Nuffield motor manufacturer, dies
Aug 23 Beatles release "She Loves You" in the UK in the year 1963.
Aug 23 Ringo admits he wrote a song "Don't Pass Me By" on this day in history.
Aug 24 John Pennel is first to pole-vault 17' in the year 1963.
Aug 25 Paul McCartney is fined œ31 & 1 yr suspended license for speeding in the year 1963.
Aug 26 On this day in history larry Keating, actor (George Burns Show, Roger-Mr Ed), dies at 67
Aug 26 W I beat England 2-1 in series, 1st holders of Wisden Cricket Trophy on this day in history.
Aug 27 W E B Du Bois, scholar/founder (NAACP), dies at 95 in Accra Ghana on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1963 200,000 demonstrate for equal rights in Washington, DC
Aug 28 Civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr delivers his I Have a Dream speech before an audience of 250,000 near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC in the year 1963.
Aug 28 Evergreen Point Floating Bridge connecting Seattle & Bellevue opens on this day in history.
Aug 28 Martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream speech" at Lincoln Memorial on this day in history.
Aug 28 Over 200,000 people march through Washington in a civil rights demonstration led by Rv. Martin Luther King in the year 1963.
Aug 30 Axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow went begins
Aug 30 In the year 1963 the Hot Line phone linking the White House with the Kremlin was installed.
Aug 31 George F Broque, cubist painter, dies at 81 in Paris on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1963 guy Burgess, British spy for the USSR
Sep 02 In the year 1963 alabama Gov George C Wallace prevents integration of Tuskegee HS
Sep 02 In the year 1963 cBS &NBC expand network news from 15 to 30 minutes
Sep 03 Cruys Voorbergh, actor/director (Vliegende Hollander), dies at 64 in the year 1963.
Sep 04 Robert Schuman, French premier/chair (European Parliament), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history five SH-3A helicopters of HS-9 based at NAS Quonset rescued 28 workmen from two Texas Towers shaken by gales and heavy seas off Cape Cod.