On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1963

Historical Events

  • "The Outer Limits" premieres on ABC-TV

Historic Event

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

  • 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? 58 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo