On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1963

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jacqueline Kennedy becomes 1st US First Lady to give birth (Patrick Kennedy) since Mrs Cleveland


Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Perrineau Jr., American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Marcus Lewis, American soul singer (Sing Me A Song), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Patrick Kennedy, son of US President JFK (lives only 3 days)
1963 Highlights

About August 7, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo