What Happened on November 22nd, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


MurderAssassination

American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lyndon B. Johnson sworn in as the 36th US president after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • The Beatles release their second album "With the Beatles" in UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Corinne Russell, comedienne (Benny Hill Show), born in Birmingham, England
  • Helen Reale, WPVA volleyballer (Manhattan Beach-7th-1994), born in NYC, New York
  • Hugh Millen, NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Aldous Huxley, English author ('Brave New World'), dies at 69

  • Bikram Singh, Indies Lt-General (Kashmir), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

C. S. Lewis [Clive Staples], Irish author (Silver Chair), dies at 64

Author and Theologian C. S. Lewis
Author and Theologian
C. S. Lewis
  • Claude Floquet, cricketer (Test for South Africa), dies
  • Daulet Singh, Indies Lt-General, dies
  • J. D. Tippit, Dallas Police Officer (b. 1924)

MurderAssassination

John F. Kennedy, 35th president of the United States (1961-63), assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas at 46

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • NKD Nanavati, Indies general-major (WW II), dies
  • Wilhelm Beiglböck, Nazi physician (b. 1905)
  • William R Titterton, English author (Candle of the Stars), dies at 87