On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Bobby Baker resigns as Senate Democratic secretary
  • Hurricane Flora hits Haiti & Dominican Republic, kills 7,190

AgreementTreaty of Interest

JFK signs ratification for nuclear test ban treaty

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Famous Deaths

  • Grace Darmond, silent screen actress (Below the Surface), dies at 69
  • Gustaf Gründgens, German actor and director (M, Faust, A Glass of Water), dies from an internal hemorrhage at 63