June 26, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Article: Kennedy's Clarion Call for Freedom

Events in History

  • Alfons Gorbach forms Austrian government
  • Dutch 2nd Chamber condemns commercial TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President John F. Kennedy gives his famous "Ich bin ein Berliner" (intended to mean "I am a Berliner", but may actually mean "I am a doughnut") speech in West Berlin

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Birthdays in History

  • Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Russian businessman and philanthropist, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Richard Garfield, American mathematician and game designer (Magic: The Gathering), born in Philadelphia

Deaths in History

  • Obe Postma, Fries, poet/geography/historian (Own Cart), dies