January 26th, 1963, fell on a Saturday. It was day 26 of 1963. The decade was the 1960s.
58 years, 0 months and 30 days have passed since January 26th, 1963.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Jose Mourinho: Soccer manager.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 26th, 1963:
United States: Walk Right In - Rooftop Singers
United Kingdom: Dance On - Shadows
Take Me Back!
The date is January 26th, 1963 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
In America, the song Walk Right In by Rooftop Singers is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Dance On by Shadows is the number one hit song. John Fitzgerald Kennedy is currently the President of the United States and Harold Macmillan is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Because it's 1963, radio stations are playing hit songs from music artists such as The Chiffons, Paul & Paula, The Four Seasons, Little Stevie Wonder, Jimmy Gilmer and the Fireballs and The Singing Nun. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Have Gun - Will Travel", "Rawhide" and "The Andy Griffith Show". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Lassie", "The Rifleman", "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" and "The Flintstones".
Popular toys include the likes of "Ken (doll)", "Rock-a-Stack", "Tammy (doll)" and "Mouse Trap".
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 January 26th, 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.
Henry Mancini - "Days of Wine and Roses"
"Days of Wine and Roses" by Henry Mancini would go on to win a Grammy for 1963's Song of the Year.
The movie "Tom Jones" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1963.
Who were the best football players in 1963?
In 1963, the best soccer players were Pelé, Lev Yashin, Gianni Rivera, Jimmy Greaves, Denis Law, Eusébio, Karl-Heinz Schnellinger, Uwe Seeler, Bobby Charlton, Giovanni Trapattoni and Luis Suárez.
Who were the best NBA players in 1963?
The best NBA players in 1963 were Bill Russell, Bob Pettit, Elgin Baylor, Oscar Robertson, Jerry West and Wilt Chamberlain.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
58 years, 0 months and 30 days have passed since January 26th, 1963.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 1963.
Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on January 26th, 1963, will be 58 years of age.
People born in 1963 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.
Horoscopes & Birthstone Information
Zodiac & Birthstone information:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 26th, 1963, will have the star sign Aquarius.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: January 26th, 1963 falls under the Otter.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Hazel - Sitcom about a live-in maid called Hazel Burke.
Route 66 - Adventure crime drama.
The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
The Untouchables - American crime drama.
The Twilight Zone - TV series about disturbing or unusual events.
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis - American sitcom about a teenager who strives for beautiful women, fancy cars and money.
Bonanza - American Western series.
Rawhide - American western series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood.
77 Sunset Strip - Private detective drama series.
Perry Mason - Legal drama series.
Wagon Train - American western series.
1963 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1963.
Davey and Goliath
King Leonardo and His Short Subjects
The Bugs Bunny Show
My Three Sons
The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends
Dennis the Menace
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
Leave It to Beaver
1963 - Toys & Games
Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1963:
Etch A Sketch
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of January:
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of January:
Who was the US President on January 26th, 1963?
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 26th, 1963?
Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on January 26th, 1963 was probably conceived around the 18th of April, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 26th, 1963 is the 5th of November, 1963. (Rough Estimate).
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about January 26th, 1963.
21,215 days have passed since this date.
1,832,976,000 seconds have passed since the January 26th, 1963.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,138,472,000 times.
Since January 26th, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 945,815,616,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 305,496,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 157,635,936 steps. That's about 70,060 miles!
Since this date, 21,995,712 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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