October 1963 calendar

October 1963
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 1963.
The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on October 1963: find out below

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1963?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1963 1st time since 1910 no AL player, played in every game
  • 02 Oct 1963 W German Chancellor Adenauer condemns western grain shipments to USSR
  • 03 Oct 1963 Hurricane hits Haiti; about 5,000 die and 100,000 injured
  • 04 Oct 1963 Gambia achieves full internal self-government.
  • 05 Oct 1963 17th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Toronto 3-3 at Toronto
  • 06 Oct 1963 Barbra Streisand appears on Judy Garland Show
  • 07 Oct 1963 JFK signs ratification for nuclear test ban treaty
  • 08 Oct 1963 Sultan of Zanzibar cedes his mainland possessions to Kenya.
  • 09 Oct 1963 British Premier Harold MacMillan, resigns
  • 10 Oct 1963 Dam bursts in Italy, 3,000+ die
  • 12 Oct 1963 Student Gypsy closes at 84th St. Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 13 Oct 1963 Beatlemania is coined after Beatles appear at Palladium
  • 14 Oct 1963 Algeria and Morocco border conflict
  • 15 Oct 1963 Ludwig Erhard follows Conrad Adenauer as West German Chancellor
  • 16 Oct 1963 2 secret US military satellites launched from Cape Canaveral
  • 17 Oct 1963 Jennie opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 82 performances
  • 18 Oct 1963 IOC votes Mexico City to host 1968 Olympics
  • 19 Oct 1963 Beatles record I Want to Hold Your Hand
  • 20 Oct 1963 Alec Douglas-Home forms British government
  • 22 Oct 1963 225,000 students boycott Chicago schools in Freedom Day protest.
  • 24 Oct 1963 110 in the Shade opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 330 performances
  • 25 Oct 1963 Anti-Kennedy WANTED FOR TREASON pamphlets scattered in Dallas
  • 26 Oct 1963 US performs underground nuclear test at Fallon, Nevada
  • 27 Oct 1963 Bob Simpson completes 359 for NSW vs. Queensland at Gabba
  • 28 Oct 1963 Demolition of the 1910 Pennsylvania Station begins in New York City. Demolition continues until 1966.
  • 29 Oct 1963 Meet the Beatles booklet is published
  • 30 Oct 1963 Morocco and Algeria signs cease fire
  • 31 Oct 1963 Ed Sullivan witnesses Beatles and their fans at London Airport

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Contempt

Contempt

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Jack Palance, Michel Piccoli, Giorgia Moll

Country: United States of America

It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney

Country: United States of America

Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Louis Calhern, Marlon Brando, James Mason, John Gielgud

Country: United States of America

McLintock!

McLintock!

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Patrick Wayne, Stefanie Powers

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in October 1963?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

My Darling Clementine by Jack Fishman

My Darling Clementine

By:

The acclaimed biography of Lady Clementine Churchill. When first published in 1963 it became international best seller.

The Venetian Affair by Helen MacInnes

The Venetian Affair

By:

Fenner burned Rosenfeld's message, reminding himself wryly that he was behaving in the very best tradition. This was a game not too difficult to learn, he thought.

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service by Ian Fleming

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service

By:

In the aftermath of Operation Thunderball, Ernst Stavro Blofeld’s trail has gone cold—and so has 007’s love for his job. The only thing that can rekindle his passion is Contessa Teresa “Tracy” di Vicenzo, a troubled young woman who shares …

Elizabeth Appleton by John O'Hara

Elizabeth Appleton

By:

This novel is the author's astonishing literary achievement- the story of Elizabeth, wife of a college professor and mother of two in the 1930s and beyond.

Happiness Is A Warm Puppy by Charles M. Schulz

Happiness Is A Warm Puppy

By:

Happiness is Classic Peanuts! These collector’s editions perfectly recreate the original look and feel of the best-loved Peanuts books—their paper, their ink, even their lamination.