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

James Hetfield

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

  • Libor Pimek, tennis star, born in Most, Czechoslovakia
1963 Highlights

About August 3, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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