On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1963

Historical Events

  • Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick's musical "She Loves Me" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 302 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Magnús Ver Magnússon, Icelandic powerlifter (World's Strongest Man 1991, 94, 95, 96), born in Egilsstaðir, Iceland

Famous Weddings

Jerry Garcia

American guitarist Jerry Garcia (20) weds Sara Ruppenthal in California; divorce in 1967

1963 Highlights

About April 23, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus