What Happened on January 14, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Politician and Segregationist George Wallace
Politician and Segregationist
George Wallace

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestSteven Soderbergh

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


Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Regler, German writer, dies at 64