On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Faisal bin Al Hussein, Prince of Jordan, son of King Hussein and Princess Muna, born in Amman, Jordan
  • Ronny Rosenthal, Israeli footballer (Israel national football team), born in Haifa, Israel

Famous Deaths

Person of interestEdith Piaf

Édith Piaf, French singer (No, I don't regret anything), dies of liver cancer at 47

Singer Edith Piaf
Edith Piaf
  • Jean Cocteau, French poet and writer (Les Enfants Terribles), dies at 73