On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1963

Historical Events

  • Beatles receive their 1st silver disc (Please Please Me)
  • Susuga Malietoa Tanumafili II becomes chief of Western Samoa

Famous Deaths

  • Jacobus JP Old, architect/co-founder (The Style), dies at 73
  • Julius Harrison, composer, dies at 78
1963 Highlights

About April 5, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries