October 20, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


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Alec Douglas-Home forms British government

British Prime Minister Alec Douglas-Home
British Prime Minister
Alec Douglas-Home
  • France performs underground nuclear test at Ecker Algeria

Event of interestEvent of Interest

South Africa begins trial of Nelson Mandela & 8 others on conspiracy

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela

Birthdays in History

  • Julie Payette, astronaut, born in Montreal, Quebec