What Happened on April 10, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • USS Thresher, a nuclear powered submarine, sinks 220 miles east of Boston killing 129 men, including 17 civilians

Famous Birthdays

  • Claire Smith, equestrian 3 day event (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Doris Leuthard, Swiss politician, President of Switzerland (2017), born in Merenschwand, Switzerland
  • Kirk Lowdermilk, American football NFL center (Indianapolis Colts), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Marvin Freeman, American baseball pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mike Devereaux, American baseball outfielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Casper, Wyoming
  • Warren DeMartini, American heavy metal musician (Ratt), born in Chicago, Illinois