On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1963

Famous Deaths

  • George Cressey, American geographer (Crossroads), dies at 66
  • J√≥zef Franczak, Polish soldier and anti-communist resistance fighter who was the last cursed soldiers, dies in a firefight with 35 functionaries of a ZOMO (paramilitary riot police) at 45
1963 Highlights

About October 21, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra