On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1963

Historical Events

  • Bob Simpson completes 359 for NSW v Qld at Gabba

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Detroit Red Wings right wing Gordie Howe scores 544th career goal in 6-4 loss to Montreal Canadiens, tying Maurice Richard's all-time NHL regular season record

Ice Hockey Legend Gordie Howe
Ice Hockey Legend
Gordie Howe

Famous Birthdays

  • Deborah Moore, English actress (Danielle-Day of Our Lives), born in London

Person of interestMarla Maples

Marla Maples, American actress (Will Rogers Follies), ex-wife of Donald Trump, born in Dalton, Georgia

Actress and Model Marla Maples
Actress and Model
Marla Maples

1963 Highlights

About October 27, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio