What Happened in Apr 1963

  • Jack Nicklaus wins the 27th Masters Tournament

    Jack Nicklaus donned his first Green Jacket defeating Tony Lema by one stroke, and Julius Boros and Sam Snead by two. Nicklaus' two-under total was... Read more

  • 35th Academy Awards

    The 35th Academy Awards, honoring the best in film for 1962, were held on April 8, 1963 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica,... Read more

  • Loss of the USS Thresher

    In company with SKYLARK (ASR-20), THRESHER put to sea on 10 April 1963 for deep-diving exercises. In addition to her 16 officers and 96 enlisted... Read more

  • Toronto Maple Leafs win Stanley Cup

    The 1963 Stanley Cup Final was contested by the defending champion Toronto Maple Leafs and the Detroit Red Wings. The Maple Leafs would win the... Read more