Historical Events In 1963
Sunday, 03 July 2022
Jan 01 G Woods succeeds Eugene Black as president of the World Bank in the year 1963.
Jan 02 Dick Powell, actor/director (Dick Powell Theater), dies at 58 in the year 1963.
Jan 03 Oscar Backing, Austria/Neth viola player, dies at 83 in the year 1963.
Jan 03 WOUB TV channel 20 in Athens, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1963.
Jan 04 In the year 1963 soviet Luna (4) reaches Earth orbit but fails to reach Moon
Jan 05 On this day in history rogers Hornsby, baseball player, dies of a heart ailment at 66
Jan 06 "Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom" with Marlin Perkins begins on NBC on this day in history.
Jan 06 Lourens GM Baas Becking, Dutch botanist/resistance fighter, dies at 68 in the year 1963.
Jan 07 In the year 1963 1st class postage raised from 4 cents to 5 cents
Jan 07 On this day in history first class postage raised from 4¢ to 5¢
Jan 08 In the year 1963 "Mona Lisa," on loan, unveiled in America's National Gallery of Art
Jan 08 On this day in history stark Young, US writer (So Red the Rose), dies at 81
Jan 09 Mao Tse-tung writes his poem "Reply to Comrade Kuo Mo-jo" in the year 1963.
Jan 10 Tadeusz Szeligowski, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1963.
Jan 11 1st discotheque opens, Whiskey-a-go-go in LA in the year 1963.
Jan 11 In the year 1963 arthur D Nock, English/Americans historian (St Paul), dies at 60
Jan 11 On this day in history beatles release "Please Please Me" &"Ask Me Why"
Jan 11 In the year 1963 the first discotheque opens, The Whiskey-a-go-go in Los Angeles CA
Jan 12 "Go Away Little Girl" by Steve Lawrence peaks at #1 in the year 1963.
Jan 12 In the year 1963 spin bowler Bobby Simpson takes 5-57 for Australia vs England
Jan 13 AFL Pro Bowl: West beats East 21-14 in the year 1963.
Jan 13 On this day in history leonardus G Kortenhorst, Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 76
Jan 14 George C Wallace sworn in as Governor of Alabama, his address states "segregation now; segregation tomorrow; segregation forever!" in the year 1963.
Jan 14 In the year 1963 george Wallace sworn in as Governor of Alabama, his address states "segregation now; segregation tomorrow; segregation forever!"
Jan 14 Gustav Regler, writer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1963 gilardo Gilardi, composer, dies at 73
Jan 16 In the year 1963 khrushchev claims to have a 100-megaton nuclear bomb
Jan 17 Joe Walker takes X-15 to altitude of 82 km on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1963 johnnie Moyes, journalist/cricketer (S Aust batsman), dies
Jan 21 Al St John, actor (Law & Order, Devil Riders), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1963 kim Philby, the british/russian double agent, defects to Russia
Jan 24 In the year 1963 buddy Rogers & Lou Thesz wrestle in Toronto, Rogers becomes WWF wrestling champ & Thesz becomes NWA champ
Jan 25 In the year 1963 wilson Kettle who lived in Newfoundland dies at age 102, he has 582 living descendants
Jan 25 Wilson Kettle, Nfld, dies at 102, leaving 582 living descendents in the year 1963.