On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1963

Historical Events

  • West Indies beat England 2-1 in series, 1st holders of Wisden Cricket Trophy

Famous Birthdays

  • David Byas, English cricketer (left-handed Yorkshire batsman), born in Middledale, England

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Keating, American actor (George Burns Show, Roger-Mr Ed), dies at 67
1963 Highlights

About August 26, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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