On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1963

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pete Rose triples for his 1st major league base hit

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • Pirate's Bob Friend balks 4 times in a game

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestGarry Kasparov

Gary Kasparov, Russian chess player (world champion 1985-93), born in Baku, Azerbaijan

Chess Grandmaster and Political Activist Garry Kasparov
Chess Grandmaster and Political Activist
Garry Kasparov
  • Jan Willem van Ede, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht, PSV), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Mark Leiter, American baseball pitcher (SF Giants), born in Joliet, Illinois
1963 Highlights

About April 13, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries