On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1963

Historical Events

  • Amazon river carries 190,000 m3/sec of water (record)

Famous Birthdays

Mikael Pernfors

Mikael Pernfors, Swedish Tennis Star (1986 French Open finalist), born in Malmö, Sweden

  • Phoebe Cates, American actress (Fast Times at Ridgemount High), born in Manhattan, NYC
  • Srečko Katanec, Slovenian footballer and coach, born in Ljubljana, SFR Yugoslavia
1963 Highlights

About July 16, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer