On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aldo Moro forms Italian government (1963-1968)

Italian Prime Minister Aldo Moro
Italian Prime Minister
Aldo Moro
  • Boston Bruins' right wing Andy Hebenton sets a new NHL record by playing in his 581st consecutive game in 2-2 tie with Chicago Black Hawks; reaches 630 straight games

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Paul VI closes 2nd session of 2nd Vatican Council

Pope Paul VI
Pope
Paul VI

Famous Birthdays

  • Johanna Wright, WPVA volleyballer (Pismo Beach-4th), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Mike Snoei, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Sergey Bubka, Ukrainian pole vaulter (Olympic gold 1988, 6 world titles), born in Luhansk, Ukraine