On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1963

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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? 58 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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