What Happened in 1963 (Part 5)

Historical Events

Events 401 - 500 of 622

  • Sep 7 Pro Football Hall of Fame dedicated in Canton Ohio
  • Sep 8 Algerian population accepts constitution
  • Sep 8 Braves Warren Spahn ties Christy Mathewson with 13 20-win seasons
  • Sep 8 Ines Cuervo de Priete, 34, gives birth to quintuplets, all boys
  • Sep 8 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Spokane Women's Golf Open
  • Sep 8 83rd U.S. Men's National Championship: Rafael Osuna beats Frank Froehling (7-5, 6-4, 6-2)

Sport awardTennis Open

Sep 8 77th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Margaret Court (7-5, 6-4)

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 9 Alabama Governor George Wallace served a federal injunction to stop orders of state police to bar black students from enrolling in white schools

Politician and Segregationist George Wallace
Politician and Segregationist
George Wallace
  • Sep 10 20 black students entered public schools in Alabama
  • Sep 10 Phillies beat Houston Colt .45s, 16-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 10 Stan Musial hits a HR in his 1st at bat as a grandfather

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial
  • Sep 11 Typhoon Gloria strikes Taiwan killing 330, with $17.5 million damage
  • Sep 12 WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 13 "Outer Limits" premieres on ABC TV
  • Sep 13 Jim Bouton's 20th win clinches Yanks 28th pennant
  • Sep 13 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Sep 14 Mary Ann Fischer, Aberdeen, SD, gave birth to America's 1st surviving quintuplets, 4 girls & a boy
  • Sep 15 Church bombed in Birmingham AL, kills 4 African-American girls
  • Sep 15 Alou brothers-Felipe, Matty, & Jesus-appear in SF outfield for 1 inn
  • Sep 15 Ben Bella elected 1st president of Algeria
  • Sep 15 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Eugene Ladies' Golf Open
  • Sep 15 WNTV TV channel 29 in Greenville, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 16 "Outer Limits" premieres on ABC-TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 16 Federation of Malaysia formed by Malaya, Singapore, British North Borneo (Sabah) and Sarawak

Malaysia's Founding Father Tunku Abdul Rahman
Malaysia's Founding Father
Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • Sep 16 WVAN TV channel 9 in Savannah, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 17 "The Fugitive" starring David Janssen premieres on ABC TV
  • Sep 17 Train struck makeshift bus full of migrant workers, killing 32
  • Sep 18 Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Phillies beat Mets 5-1
  • Sep 18 USSR orders 58.5 million barrels of cereal from Australia
  • Sep 19 Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc. is founded at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 20 JFK proposes a joint US-Soviet voyage to the moon

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • Sep 22 Czechoslovakian premier Viliam Široký deposed by Josef Lenart
  • Sep 22 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Visalia Ladies' Golf Open
  • Sep 23 Georgette Ciselet is 1st woman on Belgian Council of State
  • Sep 23 WMEB TV channel 12 in Orono, ME (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 24 Idle Dodgers clinch their 2nd LA pennant as Cubs beat Cards
  • Sep 24 US Senate ratifies treaty with Britain & USSR limiting nuclear testing
  • Sep 26 1st edition of NYC Review of Books

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 26 Lee Harvey Oswald travels on Continental Trailways bus to Mexico

Ex-soldier, drifter Lee Harvey Oswald
Ex-soldier, drifter
Lee Harvey Oswald
  • Sep 27 At 10:59 AM census clock, records US population at 190,000,000
  • Sep 27 Lee Harvey Oswald visits Cubans consulate in Mexico
  • Sep 28 "King Leonardo" cartoon last airs on NBC-TV
  • Sep 28 "Little Deuce Coupe" by The Beach Boys peaks at #15
  • Sep 28 "Martian Hop" by The Ran-Dells peaks at #1
  • Sep 28 "New Phil Silvers Show" debuts on CBS-TV
  • Sep 28 "Nick Teen & Al K Hall" by Rolf Harris peaks at #95
  • Sep 28 "Sally, Go 'Round The Roses" by Jaynetts peaks at #2
  • Sep 28 "Shari Lewis Show" last airs on NBC-TV
  • Sep 28 "Surfer Joe" by Surfaris peaks at #62
  • Sep 28 "Tennessee Tuxedo" cartoon debuts on CBS-TV
  • Sep 28 Giuseppe Cantarella roller-skates record 25.78 mph (415 k) for 440 yds
  • Sep 28 Murray The K, a NY DJ plays "She Loves You" on the radio

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

Sep 29 "Judy Garland Show" debuts on CBS-TV

Actress Judy Garland
Judy Garland
  • Sep 29 "My Favorite Martian" starring Ray Walston, debuts on CBS-TV
  • Sep 29 2nd session of Ecumenical council, `Vatican II,' opens in Rome
  • Sep 29 Cardinal's celebrate Stan Musial Day in St Louis, for Stan Musial's final game, where he hits his 3,629th & 3,630th HRs
  • Sep 29 Houston Colt .45 John Paciorek goes 3 for 3 in his only game
  • Sep 29 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
  • Sep 29 Pope Paul opens 2nd sitting of 2nd Vatican council
  • Sep 29 Rolling Stones 1st tour (opening act for Bo Diddley & Everly Bros)
  • Sep 29 "Tom Jones", based on the novel by Henry Fielding, directed by Tony Richardson and starring Albert Finney and Susannah York premieres at the Venice Film festival (Best Picture 1964)
  • Sep 30 "Student Gypsy" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 16 performances
  • Sep 30 56th Postmaster General: John A Gronouski of Wis takes office
  • Oct 1 1st time since 1910 no AL player, played in every game
  • Oct 1 Nigeria becomes a republic within Commonwealth
  • Oct 2 Dodgers' Sandy Koufax strikes out World Series record 15 Yankees
  • Oct 2 W German Chancellor Adenauer condemns western grain shipments to USSR
  • Oct 3 "Here's Love" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 338 performances
  • Oct 3 Hurricane hits Haiti; about 5,000 die & 100,000 injured
  • Oct 4 -8] Hurricane Flora, kills 6,000 in Cuba & Haiti
  • Oct 4 Gambia achieves full internal self-government
  • Oct 5 17th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Toronto 3-3 at Toronto
  • Oct 5 Hyde St Pier re-opens as State Historical Park
  • Oct 5 Little Richard joins Everly Brothers Tour

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Oct 6 Barbra Streisand appears on "Judy Garland Show"

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
Actress Judy Garland
Judy Garland
  • Oct 6 LA Dodgers sweep NY Yankees, in 60th World Series
  • Oct 7 Bobby Baker resigns as Senate Democratic secretary
  • Oct 7 Hurricane Flora hits Haiti & Dominican Republic, kills 7,190
  • Oct 7 JFK signs ratification for nuclear test ban treaty
  • Oct 8 Sultan of Zanzibar cedes his mainland possessions to Kenya
  • Oct 9 Vaiont Dam disaster, landslide creates 50 million cubic metre wave killing around 2,000 in the Piave Valley in Northern Italy
  • Oct 9 British premier Harold MacMillan resigns
  • Oct 9 French air force gets first nuclear weapons
  • Oct 9 Hurricane Flora ravages Cuba & Haiti, kills 6,000

Film release premierFilm Premier

Oct 10 "From Russia With Love" 2nd James Bond film based on a novel by Ian Fleming, starring Sean Connery and Daniela Bianchi, premieres in London

  • Oct 10 Dam bursts in Italy, 3,000+ die
  • Oct 10 Netherland population hits 12,000,000
  • Oct 10 France cedes control of the Bizerte naval base to Tunisia.
  • Oct 12 "Student Gypsy" closes at 84th St Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • Oct 12 Archaeological digs begin at Masada, Israel
  • Oct 12 At 4 am, traffic on Bay Bridge is 1-way on each deck
  • Oct 13 "Beatlemania" is coined after Beatles appear at Palladium
  • Oct 13 15th Ryder Cup: US beats 23-9 at East Lake Country Club (Atlanta, Georgia, US)

Sport awardGolf Major

Oct 13 9th LPGA Championship won by Mickey Wright

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Oct 14 Algeria & Morocco border conflict
  • Oct 14 WGHP TV channel 8 in Greensboro-High Point, NC (ABC) begins
  • Oct 15 Ludwig Erhard succeeds Conrad Adenauer as West German Chancellor
  • Oct 16 2 secret US military satellites launched from Cape Canaveral
  • Oct 16 NY newspaper "Mirror" last edition
  • Oct 17 "Jennie" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 82 performances

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 401 - 500 of 927

  • Jun 7 Roberto Alagna, French tenor
  • Jun 8 John Restino, Westchester NY, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Tommy Armour)
  • Jun 8 Kino Haitsma, pianist/arrangeur (Josephine)
  • Jun 8 Susan Smith, LPGA golfer
  • Jun 8 Keti Garbi, Greek singer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 9 Johnny Depp, American actor (21 Jump Street, Pirates of the Caribbean), born in Owensboro, Kentucky

  • Jun 9 Gilad Atzmon, Israeli jazz musician and author
  • Jun 10 Brad Henry, American politician (current Oklahoma governor)
  • Jun 10 Jeanne Tripplehorn, American actress
  • Jun 11 Max Stevens, Millmeran QLD, Australian golfer
  • Jun 11 Tommy Barnhardt, NFL punter (Carolina Panthers, GB Packers, TB Bucs)
  • Jun 11 Bruce Kimball, American diver
  • Jun 11 Sandra Schmirler, Canadian curler (d. 2000)
  • Jun 12 Philippa June Baker, Wanganui NZ, double scull rower (Olympics-96)
  • Jun 12 Warwick Capper, Australian rules footballer
  • Jun 12 Tim DeKay, American actor
  • Jun 12 Jerry Lynn, American professional wrestler
  • Jun 12 Johnny Weiss, American professional wrestler
  • Jun 12 Philippe Bugalski, French rally driver
  • Jun 13 Bettina Bunge, Switz, tennis player (Virginia Slims of California 1983)
  • Jun 13 Catarina Lindqvist, Sweden, tennis player (Swedish Open 1986)
  • Jun 13 Edward Sturing, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Jun 13 Jeff Brehaut, Mountain View CA, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Alabama-3rd)
  • Jun 13 Josef Heiss, Garmisch GER, hockey goaltender (Team Germany 1998)
  • Jun 13 Randy Gilhen, Zweibrucken Ger, NHL center (Winnipeg Jets)
  • Jun 13 Paul De Lisle, American musician (Smash Mouth)
  • Jun 14 Chris DeGarmo, guitarist (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence)
  • Jun 14 James Patrick, Winnipeg, NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames)
  • Jun 14 Laurel Kean, Portland ME, LPGA golfer (1994 JAL Big Apple-17th)
  • Jun 15 Helen Hunt, actress (Jamie-Mad About You, Twister), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 15 Scott Rockenfield, drummer (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence)
  • Jun 15 Blanca Portillo, Spanish actress
  • Jun 16 Mohsin Kamal, cricketer (Pakistani fast bowler 1984- )
  • Jun 16 Jim Fullington, American professional wrestler
  • Jun 16 Scott Alexander, American screenwriter
  • Jun 17 Greg Kinnear, actor/talk show host (Talk Soup, Sabrina, Later)
  • Jun 17 Kevin Glover, NFL center (Detroit Lions)
  • Jun 18 Bruce Smith, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • Jun 18 Darren "Dizzy" Reed, US musician (Guns n' Roses-Sweet Girl of Mine)
  • Jun 18 Joe Walter, NFL tackle (Cin Bengals)
  • Jun 19 Rory Underwood, English rugby union footballer
  • Jun 20 Kirk Baptiste, Beaumont Tx, 200m runner (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • Jun 20 Matt Anger, Walnut Creek Cal, tennis star
  • Jun 20 Amir Derakh, American musician (Orgy)
  • Jun 20 Don West, American professional wrestling announcer
  • Jun 21 Jeff Musselman, baseball player
  • Jun 21 Mike Sherrard, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • Jun 22 Anne-Marie Ruddock, rocker (Amazulu-Excitable)
  • Jun 22 Randy Couture, 198 lbs greco-roman wrestler (Olymp-96), born in Everett, Washington
  • Jun 22 John Tenta, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2006)
  • Jun 23 Colin Montgomerie, Scottish golfer
  • Jun 23 Steve Shelley, American musician (Crucifucks and Sonic Youth)
  • Jun 24 Duval Love, NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Jun 24 Anatoly Borisovich Jurkin, Russian writer
  • Jun 24 Preki, Serbian-born American soccer player
  • Jun 24 Mike Wieringo, American comic book artist (d. 2007)
  • Jun 25 Doug Gilmour, Kingston, NHL center (Toronto Maple Leafs)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 25 George Michael [Panos], British rock vocalist (Wham-I Want Your Sex), born in London, England

Rock Vocalist George Michael
Rock Vocalist
George Michael
  • Jun 25 Mike Stanley, catcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Jun 25 Si-An Deng, Shanghai China, Canadian badminton player (Olympics-96)
  • Jun 25 Yann Martel, Canadian author
  • Jun 25 John Benjamin Hickey, American actor
  • Jun 26 Harriet Wheeler, English pop singer/composer (The Sundays)
  • Jun 26 Wendy Lucero-Schayes, US diver (Olympic-92), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Jun 26 Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky, Russian businessman
  • Jun 26 Richard Garfield, American game designer
  • Jun 27 Stephen Peterson, Conn, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jun 27 Paul Roos, Australian rules footballer
  • Jun 27 Johnny Benson, American NASCAR driver
  • Jun 28 Allen Pitts, CFL slot back (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Jun 29 Anne-Sophie Mutter, Rheinfeldin Germany, violinist (Berlin Phil)
  • Jun 29 Khalid El-Masri, German-born suspected terrorist
  • Jun 30 Rupert Graves, English actor (Damage, Handful of Dust, Maurice), born in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Jun 30 Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Swedish guitarist
  • Jul 1 Edward Tsang Lu, astronaut (STS 84), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Jul 1 Roddy Bottum, rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 2 Mark Kermode, British film critic
  • Jul 3 Don August, baseball player
  • Jul 3 Tracey Emin, Croydon England, English artist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 4 Henri Leconte, French tennis player (French open finalist 1988), born in Lillers, France

Tennis Player Henri Leconte
Tennis Player
Henri Leconte
  • Jul 4 Jose Oquendo, baseball player
  • Jul 5 Edie Falco, American actress
  • Jul 5 Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor
  • Jul 6 Edwin Gorter, soccer player (Lommel/FC Utrecht)
  • Jul 7 Lance Johnson, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Jul 7 Naved Anjum, cricketer (Pakistani all-rounder, two Tests 1989-90)
  • Jul 7 Perry Richardson, SC, bassist (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime)
  • Jul 7 Vonda Shepard, American singer
  • Jul 8 Bob Ctvrtlik, volleyball outsider (Oly-G-88, B-92, 96), born in Long Beach, California
  • Jul 8 Mike Ridley, Winnipeg, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Jul 8 Pablo Magallon, jockey
  • Jul 9 Pamela Annette Sanders, playmate (November, 1985), born in Miami, Florida
  • Jul 11 Al MacInnis, Inverness NS, NHL defenseman (Team Canada, St Louis)
  • Jul 11 Lisa Rinna, American actress (Days of Our Lives, Melrose Place), born in Medford, Oregon
  • Jul 12 Norman Alvis, Fair Oaks California, cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • Jul 12 Thierry Tulasne, France, tennis star
  • Jul 13 Anthony "Spud" Webb, NBA guard (5f 7inch slam dunk champion), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jul 13 Bob Carpenter, Beverly, NHL left wing (NJ Devils)
  • Jul 13 Bobby Rock, rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • Jul 14 Bel Le Harper, NFL tight end (Atlanta Falcons)

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