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, member of the Swiss Federal Council
  • Kirk Lowdermilk, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Marvin Freeman, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Mike Devereaux, Casper WY, outfielder (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Warren DeMartini, heavy metal musician (Ratt)