The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1963

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)

American politician, 35th President of the United States
Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath (1932 - 1963)

American poet and writer
Pope John XXIII

Pope John XXIII (1881 - 1963)

Pope of the Catholic Church
C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis (1898 - 1963)

Irish author and poet
W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois (1868 - 1963)

American sociologist, historian, and activist
Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers (1925 - 1963)

African-American civil rights activist
Édith Piaf

Édith Piaf (1915 - 1963)

French singer-songwriter and actress
Patsy Cline

Patsy Cline (1932 - 1963)

American singer
Garrett Morgan

Garrett Morgan (1877 - 1963)

American inventor
Ernie Davis

Ernie Davis (1939 - 1963)

American football player
Ngo Dinh Diem

Ngo Dinh Diem (1901 - 1963)

South Vietnamese politician, 1st President of the Republic of Vietnam
William Carlos Williams

William Carlos Williams (1883 - 1963)

American pediatrician and poet
Rajendra Prasad

Rajendra Prasad (1884 - 1963)

Indian politician
Patrick Bouvier Kennedy

Patrick Bouvier Kennedy (1963 - 1963)

American son of John F. Kennedy
Dick Powell

Dick Powell (1904 - 1963)

American actor
Robert Stroud

Robert Stroud (1890 - 1963)

American criminal and ornithologist
Yasujirō Ozu

Yasujirō Ozu (1903 - 1963)

Japanese director
Tristan Tzara

Tristan Tzara (1896 - 1963)

Romanian-French poet
Elmore James

Elmore James (1918 - 1963)

American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and bandleader
Robert Schuman

Robert Schuman (1886 - 1963)

French politician
ZaSu Pitts

ZaSu Pitts (1894 - 1963)

American actress
Estes Kefauver

Estes Kefauver (1903 - 1963)

American politician
Theodor Heuss

Theodor Heuss (1884 - 1963)

German politician, 1st President of the Federal Republic of Germany
Horton Smith

Horton Smith (1908 - 1963)

Professional golfer
Elsa Maxwell

Elsa Maxwell (1883 - 1963)

Gossip columnist, author, songwriter, hostess
Frank Baker

Frank Baker (1886 - 1963)

American baseball player
Otto Harbach

Otto Harbach (1873 - 1963)

Lyricist, librettist
Eppa Rixey

Eppa Rixey (1891 - 1963)

Major League Baseball player
Stark Young

Stark Young (1881 - 1963)

American writer
William Norton

William Norton (1900 - 1963)

Irish politician
Everett Warner

Everett Warner (1877 - 1963)

American painter
Ed Dudley

Ed Dudley (1901 - 1963)

Professional golfer
Guy Trosper

Guy Trosper (1911 - 1963)

American screenwriter