Historical Events In 1963
Tuesday, 17 May 2022
May 25 On this day in history "Hot Spot" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 43 performances
May 25 On this day in history great Britain ends its amateur-professional classes in cricket
May 25 On this day in history organization for African Unity formed by Chad, Mauritania &Zambia
May 26 In the year 1963 15th Emmy Awards Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth
May 26 15th Emmy Awards: Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth on this day in history.
May 26 Organization of African Unity forms in the year 1963.
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 in the year 1963.
May 28 Cyclone hits Chittagong, Bangladesh; estimated 22,000 die & 1 million houses destroyed in the year 1963.
May 28 Jomo Kenyatta becomes first PM of Kenya on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1963 vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin, composer, dies at 60
May 31 On this day in history carel C van Essen, archaeologist (Art of Ancient Rome), dies at 63
Jun 01 On this day in history king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
Jun 02 In the year 1963 mickey Wright wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
Jun 03 John XXIII, [Angelo G Roncalli], Pope (1958-63), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jun 04 First transmission of "Pop Go the Beatles" on BBC radio on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1963 first Rolling Stones TV appearance (Thank Your Lucky Stars) &release first single, "Come on"
Jun 07 Zasu Pitts, actress (Wedding March, Life With Father), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1963 "Mr President" closes at St James Theater NYC after 265 performances
Jun 09 Barbra Striesand appears on "The Ed Sullivan Show" in the year 1963.
Jun 09 Movie "Cleopatra" opens in NY in the year 1963.
Jun 10 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1963 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 On this day in history civil rights leader Medger Evers is shot and killed in front of his Jackson, Mississippi home.
Jun 14 Valery Bykovsky in Vostok 5 orbits earth 81 times in 5 days in the year 1963.
Jun 16 On this day in history j C Powys, writer, dies at 90
Jun 16 On this day in history levi Eshkol replaces David Ben-Gurion as Israeli PM
Jun 16 In the year 1963 valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space, aboard Vostok 6
Jun 17 On this day in history alain F B Alanbrooke, 1st viscount of Brookeborough, dies at 79