On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1963

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard "Reb" Beach, American heavy metal guitarist (Winger; Whitesnake), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sonny Silooy, soccer player (Ajax)
  • Todd Carty, Irish actor

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Braque, French cubist painter and sculptor (My bicycle) who helped develop Cubism with Pablo Picasso, dies at 81
1963 Highlights

About August 31, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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