On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1963

Historical Events

  • 13th Berlin International Film Festival: "The Devil" and "Bushido: The Cruel Code of the Samurai" win the Golden Bear (tie)

Papal Inauguration

Cardinal Montini elected Pope Paul VI, 262nd head of Roman Catholic Church, succeeding John XXIII

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Musselman, American MLB player, born in Doylestown, Pennsylvania
  • Mike Sherrard, American NFL wide receiver (NY Giants), born in Oakland, Califiornia
1963 Highlights

About June 21, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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