On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1963

Historical Events

  • Historian Lee Allen says Indians-Senators game is 100,000th in Major League baseball history

Music History

Jerry Lee Lewis quits Sun Records

  • The Centre for International Industrial Property Studies (CEIPI) is founded.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Sebold, American novelist (The Almost Moon), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Bryan Simonaire, American politician (Maryland State Senator), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Geert Wilders, Dutch politician (Party for Freedom leader), born in Venlo, Netherlands
  • József Kiprich, Hungarian soccer player (Feyenoord), born in Tatabánya, Hungary
  • Mark Chesnutt, American country singer (Too Cold at Home), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Pat Nevin, Scottish soccer winger (28 caps; Chelsea, Everton, Tranmere Rovers), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Margarita Sierra, actress (Surfside 6), dies after heart surgery at 26
1963 Highlights

About September 6, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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