On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1963

Historical Events

  • "Sophie" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • 67th Boston Marathon won by Aurèle Vandendriessche of Belgium in race record 2:18:58

Famous Birthdays

  • Manoj Prabhakar, Indian cricketer (Indian opening batsman & opening bowler), born in Ghaziabad, India

Famous Deaths

  • Edward "Carji" Greeves, Australian Rules Football midfielder (winner inaugural Brownlow Medal 1924), dies at 59
1963 Highlights

About April 15, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries