What Happened on February 19, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"The Feminine Mystique" by Betty Friedan, widely credited as the start of second-wave feminism, is published

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Robert Frost wins Bollingen Prize

Event of interestEvent of Interest

USSR informs JFK it is withdrawing several thousand troops from Cuba

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Jessica Tuck, American actress (Megan-1 Life to Live), born in NYC, New York
  • Laurell K. Hamilton, American writer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Seal, English singer-songwriter (Killer, Crazy, Kiss by a Rose), born in London

Musician & Songwriter Seal
Musician & Songwriter
Seal