On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1963

Historical Events

  • The Beatles record "She Loves You" and "I'll Get You"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President JFK arrives in Rome

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • ZIP (Zone Improvement Plan) Codes are introduced for United States mail

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Tsang Lu, American physicist and NASA astronaut (STS 84), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Roddy Bottum, American rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Camille Chautemps, premier France, dies
1963 Highlights

About July 1, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer