On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1963

Historical Events

  • 1st class postage raised from 4 cents to 5 cents

Sports History

The rift between Cleveland Browns owner Art Modell and head coach Paul Brown reaches a boiling point, and Brown is fired

Famous Birthdays

  • Clint Mansell, English musician and composer, born in Coventry, United Kingdom
  • Craig Shipley, Australian-American baseball infielder (San Diego Padres), born in Parramatta, Australia

Rand Paul

Rand Paul, American politician (Senate-R-Kentucky 2011-), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Moore, Premier of Queensland (b. 1876)
1963 Highlights

About January 7, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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