On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1963

Historical Events

  • "No Strings" closes at 84th St Theater NYC after 580 performances
  • Allan Sherman releases "Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh"
  • Beatles final performance at Cavern Club in Liverpool

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Imperato, American actor (Fame), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Ed Roland, American singer-songwriter (Collective Soul), born in Stockbridge, Georgia
  • Isaiah Washington, American actor (The 100), born in Houston, Texas

Person of interestJames Hetfield

James Hetfield, American heavy metal rocker (Metallica), born in Downey, California

Metallica Rocker James Hetfield
Metallica Rocker
James Hetfield
  • Libor Pimek, tennis star, born in Most, Czechoslovakia
1963 Highlights

About August 3, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo