What Happened on June 8, 1963

Historical Events

  • 95th Belmont: Braulio Baeza aboard Chateaugay wins in 2:30.2
  • American Heart Association is 1st agency to campaign against cigarettes

Mr. President

Irving Berlin's final musical "Mr. President" closes at St James Theater, NYC, after for 265 performances

1963 History

About June 8, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: It's My Party - Lesley Gore
  • UK #1 Song: From Me To You - The Beatles