Historical Events In 1963
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
May 25 In the year 1963 "Hot Spot" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 43 performances
May 25 Great Britain ends its amateur-professional classes in cricket in the year 1963.
May 25 Organization for African Unity formed by Chad, Mauritania &Zambia in the year 1963.
May 26 15th Emmy Awards Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth in the year 1963.
May 26 On this day in history 15th Emmy Awards: Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth
May 26 On this day in history organization of African Unity forms
May 26 Sharon Lynn, actress (Way Out West, Big Broadcast), dies at 53 in the year 1963.
May 27 Jomo Kenyatta elected first prime minister of Kenya in the year 1963.
May 27 Lambrakis, Greek EDA-parliament leader, murdered on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history cyclone hits Chittagong, Bangladesh; estimated 22,000 die & 1 million houses destroyed
May 28 On this day in history jomo Kenyatta becomes first PM of Kenya
May 28 Vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 31 Carel C van Essen, archaeologist (Art of Ancient Rome), dies at 63 in the year 1963.
Jun 01 On this day in history king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
Jun 02 On this day in history mickey Wright wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
Jun 03 On this day in history john XXIII, [Angelo G Roncalli], Pope (1958-63), dies at 81
Jun 04 First transmission of "Pop Go the Beatles" on BBC radio in the year 1963.
Jun 07 On this day in history first Rolling Stones TV appearance (Thank Your Lucky Stars) &release first single, "Come on"
Jun 07 In the year 1963 zasu Pitts, actress (Wedding March, Life With Father), dies at 65
Jun 08 "Mr President" closes at St James Theater NYC after 265 performances in the year 1963.
Jun 09 On this day in history barbra Striesand appears on "The Ed Sullivan Show"
Jun 09 On this day in history movie "Cleopatra" opens in NY
Jun 10 Anita King, actress (Tender Loving Care), dies of heart attack at 74 in the year 1963.
Jun 11 On this day in history dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants.
Jun 11 In the year 1963 gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama
Jun 11 On this day in history jFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act"
Jun 11 Quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon on this day in history.
Jun 12 Andrew Browne, Irish/British admiral (Cape Matapan, WW II), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history civil rights leader Medger Evers is shot and killed in front of his Jackson, Mississippi home.
Jun 14 In the year 1963 valery Bykovsky in Vostok 5 orbits earth 81 times in 5 days
Jun 16 J C Powys, writer, dies at 90 in the year 1963.
Jun 16 In the year 1963 levi Eshkol replaces David Ben-Gurion as Israeli PM
Jun 16 On this day in history valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space, aboard Vostok 6
Jun 17 Alain F B Alanbrooke, 1st viscount of Brookeborough, dies at 79 on this day in history.