On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1963

Famous Birthdays

  • Lorenzo Lynch, NFL safety (Az Cardinals, Oakland Raiders)
  • Rafael Correa, Ecuadorian politician and 43rd President of Ecuador (2007-2017), born in Guayaquil, Ecuador

Famous Weddings

Anita Ekberg

Actress Anita Ekberg (31) weds actor Rik Van Nutter (33) in Lugano, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Struve, Russian-born astronomer (b. 1897)
1963 Highlights

About April 6, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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