On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1963

Historical Events

  • Nigeria enacts a new constitution and becomes a republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Beth Chamberlin, Danville Vt, actress (Beth Spaulding-Guiding Light)

Mark McGwire

Mark McGwire, American MLB 1st baseman, coach (12-time All Star, Oakland A's, St. Louis Cardinals), born in Pomona, California


1963 Highlights

About October 1, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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