January 14, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • "The Bell Jar" by Sylvia Path is published by Heinemann in the UK, the author commits suicide a month later

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Wallace sworn in as Governor of Alabama, his address states "segregation now; segregation tomorrow; segregation forever!"

Politician and Segregationist George Wallace
Politician and Segregationist
George Wallace

Birthdays in History

  • Steven Soderbergh, American producer, director, writer (Ocean's Eleven, Traffic), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Deaths in History

  • Gustav Regler, German writer, dies at 64