On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1963

Historical Events

  • "The Outer Limits" premieres on ABC-TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Federation of Malaysia formed by Malaya, Singapore, British North Borneo (Sabah) and Sarawak

Malaysia's Founding Father Tunku Abdul Rahman
Malaysia's Founding Father
Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • WVAN TV channel 9 in Savannah, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Garth Jax, American NFL middle linebacker (Arizona Cardinals), born in Houston, Texas
  • Richard Marx, American rock musician (Hold on to the Night), born in Chicago, Illinois
1963 Highlights

About September 16, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo