June 3, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • A Northwest Airlines DC-7 crashes in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of British Columbia, killing 101.

Birthdays in History

  • Rudy Demotte, Belgian politician
  • Yuri Yuriyevich Krikun, Russia, cosmonaut

Deaths in History

  • Nazim Hikmet, Turkish poet (b. 1902)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Pope John XXIII [Angelo G Roncalli], Pope (1958-63), dies at 81