The 23rd of November, 1963, fell on a Saturday. Day 327 of 1963. Decade: 1960s.
56 years, 1 months and 26 days have passed since the 23rd of November, 1963.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 23rd of November, 1963:
The first episode of Doctor Who is aired.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of November, 1963:
United States: I'm Leaving It Up To You - Dale & Grace
United Kingdom: You'll Never Walk Alone - Gerry & Pacemakers
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 23rd of November, 1963.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1963. It was during August of 1963 that King delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
1963 in movies.
Movies released in 1963 included Cleopatra, How the West Was Won, "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World", Tom Jones, The Sword in the Stone, Irma la Douce, The Great Escape, Son of Flubber, The Birds, Dr. No and The V.I.P.s.
1963 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1963 were dominated by the likes of The Chiffons, Jimmy Gilmer and the Fireballs, Paul & Paula, Little Peggy March, Kyu Sakamoto, Little Stevie Wonder and The Singing Nun.
Assassination of John F. Kennedy.
On Friday, the 22nd of November, 1963, U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated by a lone gunman called Lee Harvey Oswald as he was travelling by motorcade through Dallas, Texas. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as president later that day. Kennedy's funeral took place three days later, on the 25th of November, 1963.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of November:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of November, 1963.
20,511 days have passed since this date.
1,772,150,400 seconds have passed since the 23rd of November, 1963.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,067,508,800 times.
Since the 23rd of November, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 914,429,606,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 295,358,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 152,404,934 steps. That's about 67,736 miles!
Since this date, 21,265,805 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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