26th of January, 1963

The 26th of January, 1963, fell on a Saturday. Day 26 of 1963. Decade: 1960s.

57 years, 2 months and 8 days have passed since the 26th of January, 1963.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Jose Mourinho: Soccer manager.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of January, 1963:

  • United States: Walk Right In - Rooftop Singers
  • United Kingdom: Dance On - Shadows

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 26th of January, 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.

  • Tom Jones

    The movie "Tom Jones" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1963.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 57 years, 2 months and 8 days have passed since the 26th of January, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 26th of January, 1963, will be 57 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 the 26th of January, 1963, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 26th of January, 1963 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

1963 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1963.

"The Jetsons" - "Davey and Goliath" - "Mister Ed" - "King Leonardo and His Short Subjects" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "The Flintstones" - "My Three Sons" - "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" - "Dennis the Menace" - "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" - "The Rifleman" - "Leave It to Beaver" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1963 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1963:

  • Mouse Trap
  • Tammy (doll)
  • Chatter Telephone
  • Rock-a-Stack
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch
  • Astrobase
  • Troll doll
  • Crater Critters

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of January:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of January:

  • Australia Day

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on the 26th of January, 1963.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 26th of January, 1963 was probably conceived around the 18th of April, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 26th of January, 1963 is the 5th of November, 1963. (Rough Estimate).

26th of January

Events that have occurred on the 26th of January:

  • 26th of January, 1966: Beaumont children: Jane Nartare Beaumont (9), Arnna Kathleen Beaumont (7) and Grant Ellis Beaumont (4) disappear from Glenelg Beach in South Australia.
  • 26th of January, 2001: 20,000 people are killed in an earthquake in Gujarat, India.
  • 26th of January, 2020: NBA star Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California.
  • 26th of January, 1972: Yugoslavian flight attendant Vesna Vulovic survives a 10,160 meter fall after a bomb explodes on JAT Flight 367.
  • 26th of January, 1986: Super Bowl XX: The Chicago Bears defeat the New England Patriots by 46-10 at the Louisiana Superdome.
  • 26th of January, 1992: Super Bowl XXVI: The Washington Redskins defeat the Buffalo Bills by 37-24 at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • 26th of January, 1996: The first-person shooter game Duke Nukem 3D is released.
  • 26th of January, 1997: Super Bowl XXXI: The Green Bay Packers defeat the New England Patriots by 35-21 at the Louisiana Superdome.
  • 26th of January, 2003: Super Bowl XXXVII: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeat the Oakland Raiders by 48-21 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.
  • 26th of January, 2016: The game "The Witness" is released on the PC and the PlayStation 4.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of January, 1963.

  • 20,888 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,804,719,600 seconds have passed since the 26th of January, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,105,506,200 times.
  • Since the 26th of January, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 931,235,313,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 300,786,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 155,205,886 steps. That's about 68,980 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,656,635 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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