What Happened on July 22, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Sarawak achieves independence from British colonial rule

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Sonny Liston KOs Floyd Patterson in 1 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Sonny Liston
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Sonny Liston
Boxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Floyd Patterson
Boxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion
Floyd Patterson
  • The Beatles release "Introducing the Beatles"

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Anderson, NFL safety (Oakland Raiders)
  • Emilio Butragueno, Spanish footballer
  • Emily Saliers, American singer (Indigo Girls)
  • Joanna Going, actress (Lisa Grady-Another World)
  • Rob Estes, American actor