What Happened on October 31, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ed Sullivan witnesses Beatles & their fans at London Airport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover's last meeting with President John F. Kennedy

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover
35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • Leaking propane gas explodes kills 64 at 'Holiday on Ice' in Indiana

Famous Birthdays

  • Dermot Mulroney, Alexandria VA, actor (Samantha, Sunset, Long Gone)
  • Dunga, Brazilian footballer
  • Fred McGriff, infielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Johnny Marr, rocker (Smiths-Ask, Girl Afraid)
  • Mikkey Dee, Swedish musician, drummer for Motörhead
  • Rob Schneider, actor (SNL, Jamie Coleman-Men Behaving Badly)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Daniell, actor (Camille, Body Snatchers), dies at 69