What Happened on July 19, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • NASA civilian Test pilot Joe Walker in X-15 reaches 105 km
  • Philadelphia Phillies Roy Siever hits HR # 300

Famous Birthdays

  • Garth Nix, Australian author
  • Mark Carreon, outfielder (SF Giants), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Marla Duncan, Fairfield California, Miss Northern California fitness (1990)
  • Sandor Wladar, Hungary, 200m backstroke swimmer (Olympic-gold-1980)