What Happened on March 21, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


CommunicationClosure of Alcatraz

Alcatraz prison in San Francisco Bay closed

  • David Hendon & Douglas Cross' musical premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Ronald Koeman, Dutch soccer star (Ajax, PSV, Barcelona, Feyenoord)
  • Sharon June Howe Pederson, Glencoe Mn, rocker (Vixen-Rev It Up)
  • Shawon Dunston, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Singer and actress Barbra Streisand (20) marries actor Elliott Gould (24)

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand