On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1963

Historical Events

  • Alou brothers-Felipe, Matty, & Jesus-appear in San Francisco outfield for 1 inn
  • Ben Bella elected 1st president of Algeria
  • Church bombed in Birmingham AL, kills 4 African-American girls
  • WNTV TV channel 29 in Greenville, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Hillebrand, American actor (Martin Kane, Moon Over Manhattan), dies at 69
1963 Highlights

About September 15, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo