On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1963

Historical Events

  • WHYY TV channel 12 in Wilmington, DE (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Sealey, cricketer (one Test WI v England 1933), dies
  • Mervyn A. Ellison, British astronomer (spectrohelioscope), dies at 63
1963 Highlights

About September 12, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo