On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1963

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Sukarno appointed president of Indonesia

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Nash, actor (Joel-Please Don't Eat Daisies), born in Glendale, California
  • David Wells, American baseball pitcher (perfect game 1998; World Series 1992, 98; MLB All Star 1995, 98, 2000), born in Torrance, California
1963 Highlights

About May 20, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus