On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1963

Historical Events

  • 225,000 students boycot Chicago schools in Freedom Day protest
  • BAC One-Eleven prototype airliner crashes on October 22 in UK with the loss of all on board.

Famous Birthdays

Famous Deaths

  • Elvin M. Jellinek, American Physiologist and pioneer in the study of alcoholism, dies at 73
1963 Highlights

About October 22, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra