Historical Events In 1963
Sunday, 25 September 2022
Feb 14 US launches communications satellite Syncom 1 in the year 1963.
Feb 15 First US female world figure skating champion (Tenley Albright) on this day in history.
Feb 16 C & A Building in Amsterdam burns down in the year 1963.
Feb 16 Laszlo Lajtha, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Feb 16 Please, Please Me, by The Beatles, moves to #1 on the British pop music charts, just a month after it was released in the year 1963.
Feb 18 On this day in history monte Blue, silent film actor (Apache), dies of heart attack at 73
Feb 19 In the year 1963 robert Frost wins Bollingen Prize
Feb 19 USSR informs JFK it's withdrawing several thousand troops from Cuba on this day in history.
Feb 21 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Feb 22 Beatles begin their own music publishing company (Northern Songs) on this day in history.
Feb 25 Beatles release their first single in US "Please Please Me" on this day in history.
Feb 26 Artturi A Leinonen, Fin journalist/politician (Prophet), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1963 mickey Mantle of New York Yankees sign a baseball contract worth $100,000
Feb 27 In the year 1963 mickey Mantle of NY Yankees sign a baseball contract worth $100,000
Feb 28 Theodore Newton, actor (Voltaire, Ace of Aces), dies at 58 in the year 1963.
Mar 01 200,000 French mine workers strike on this day in history.
Mar 03 Senegal adopts constitution in the year 1963.
Mar 04 In the year 1963 william Carlos Williams, US physician/poet, dies at 79
Mar 05 A private plane crashes near Camden, TN, claiming the life of country music singer Patsy Cline and two other performers on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history beatles record "From Me to You" & "Thank You Girl"
Mar 05 Cyril Smith, actor (Adv of Sir Lancelot), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1963 kornelis ter Laan, 1st Dutch socialist mayor (Zaandam), dies at 91
Mar 07 On this day in history bruno Sammartino becomes WWF champion
Mar 07 In Quebec FLQ starts campaign of violence by hurling Molotov cocktails at three Canadian Army armories in the year 1963.
Mar 07 In the year 1963 sETC Telstar 2 launched (apogee 6,700 miles (10,800 km))
Mar 08 On this day in history john Hartley, cricketer (bowl avg 115 in 2 Tests for Eng 1906), dies
Mar 08 On this day in history syrian Arab Rep Revolution Day
Mar 08 In the year 1963 syrian Arab Republic Revolution Day Military coup in Syria
Mar 08 Syrian Arab Republic Revolution Day: Military coup in Syria on this day in history.
Mar 09 Beatles began first British tour, supporting Tommy Roe & Chris Montez on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1963 pete Rose debuts with hits in his 2 1st at bats in spring training
Mar 10 Pete Rose debuts with hits in his two first at bats in spring training in the year 1963.
Mar 11 In the year 1963 mahomed Nissar, cricketer (6 Tests for India 1932-36, 25 wkts), dies
Mar 11 Somalia drops diplomatic relations with Great Britain in the year 1963.