On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1963

Historical Events

  • "The Bell Jar" by Sylvia Path is published by Heinemann in the UK, the author commits suicide a month later

Historic Event

George Wallace sworn in as Governor of Alabama, his address states "segregation now; segregation tomorrow; segregation forever!"

Famous Birthdays

  • Adjoa Andoh, English actress (Casualty, Bridgerton), born in Bristol, England

Steven Soderbergh

Steven Soderbergh, American producer, director, writer (Ocean's Eleven, Traffic), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Regler, German writer, dies at 64
1963 Highlights

About January 14, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn