On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1963

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President John F. Kennedy flies to Texas (assassinated the next day)

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicollette Sheridan, British actress (Paige-Knots Landing), born in Worthing, England
  • Peter Bosz, Dutch soccer star (Toulon/Feyenoord)

Famous Deaths

  • Luis Cernuda, Spanish poet (Perfil del Aire), dies at 61
  • Pierre Blanchar, Algerian actor and director (Magnificent Sinner, Wooden Crosses,, Pastoral Symphony), dies from a brain tumor at 71
  • Robert Stroud, American convict "Birdman of Alcatraz", dies at 73
1963 Highlights

About November 21, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio