On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1963

Historical Events

Historic Event

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? 58 years and 4 months
Leap Year: No

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