Historical Events In 1963
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Aug 14 Clifford Odets, US playwright (Golden Boy), dies at 57 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1963 andy Morales was born
Aug 18 James Meredith became first black graduate from U of Mississippi in the year 1963.
Aug 21 In the year 1963 jerry Lynch's record 15th pinch-hit HR gives Pirates a 7-6 win
Aug 21 In the year 1963 john Gunn, cricketer (England all-rounder in 6 Tests 1901-05), dies
Aug 21 In the year 1963 martial law declared in S Vietnam
Aug 21 On this day in history martial law imposed in South Vietnam
Aug 22 On this day in history nASA civilian test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 67 miles (106 km)
Aug 22 William Richard Morris, 1st viscount Nuffield motor manufacturer, dies in the year 1963.
Aug 23 Beatles release "She Loves You" in the UK on this day in history.
Aug 23 Ringo admits he wrote a song "Don't Pass Me By" in the year 1963.
Aug 24 In the year 1963 john Pennel is first to pole-vault 17'
Aug 25 Paul McCartney is fined œ31 & 1 yr suspended license for speeding in the year 1963.
Aug 26 Larry Keating, actor (George Burns Show, Roger-Mr Ed), dies at 67 in the year 1963.
Aug 26 In the year 1963 w I beat England 2-1 in series, 1st holders of Wisden Cricket Trophy
Aug 27 On this day in history w E B Du Bois, scholar/founder (NAACP), dies at 95 in Accra Ghana
Aug 28 On this day in history 200,000 demonstrate for equal rights in Washington, DC
Aug 28 In the year 1963 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.
Aug 28 In the year 1963 evergreen Point Floating Bridge connecting Seattle & Bellevue opens
Aug 28 On this day in history martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream speech" at Lincoln Memorial
Aug 28 On this day in history over 200,000 people march through Washington in a civil rights demonstration led by Rv. Martin Luther King
Aug 30 Axel Stordahl, orch leader (Frank Sinatra Show), dies at 50 in the year 1963.
Aug 30 On this day in history hot Line communications link between Wash DC & Moscow went begins
Aug 30 On this day in history the Hot Line phone linking the White House with the Kremlin was installed.
Aug 31 In the year 1963 george F Broque, cubist painter, dies at 81 in Paris
Sep 01 Guy Burgess, British spy for the USSR on this day in history.
Sep 02 Alabama Gov George C Wallace prevents integration of Tuskegee HS on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history cBS &NBC expand network news from 15 to 30 minutes
Sep 03 Cruys Voorbergh, actor/director (Vliegende Hollander), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Robert Schuman, French premier/chair (European Parliament), dies at 77 in the year 1963.
Sep 06 In the year 1963 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.