On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1963

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Detroit right wing Gordie Howe surpasses Maurice Richard as leading NHL all-time goal scorer with 545th career goal in a 3-0 Red Wings victory over Montreal Canadiens in Detroit

Ice Hockey Legend Gordie Howe
Ice Hockey Legend
Gordie Howe

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Bonneville, English actor (Downton Abbey, Paddington Bear), born in London, England
  • Michael Anthony Powell, American long jumper (world record 1991, Olympic silver 1988, 92), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Mike McCarthy, American football coach (Super Bowl 2010, Green Bay Packers 2006-18; Dallas Cowboys 2020), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Doris Roberts (33) weds novelist William Goyen (48)

Actress Doris Roberts
Actress
Doris Roberts

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Flake, writer, dies
1963 Highlights

About November 10, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio