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