March 27th, 1963

March 27th, 1963, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 86 of 1963. The decade was the 1960s.

57 years, 10 months and 29 days have passed since March 27th, 1963.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Quentin Tarantino: Film director.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 27th, 1963:

  • United States: He's So Fine - Chiffons
  • United Kingdom: Foot Tapper - Shadows

Take Me Back!

The date is March 27th, 1963 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.

In America, the song He's So Fine by Chiffons is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Foot Tapper 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", "Perry Mason", "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" and "The Twilight Zone". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Leave It to Beaver", "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" and "The Bugs Bunny Show".

Popular toys include the likes of "Troll doll", "Ken (doll)", "Chatter Telephone" and "Tammy (doll)".


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 March 27th, 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.

  • 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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 57 years, 10 months and 29 days have passed since March 27th, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 27th, 1963, will be 57 years of age.
  • People born in 1963 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 27th, 1963:

  • February 28th, 1963: Chicago City Council alderman Benjamin F. Lewis is shot dead at his office.
  • March 15th, 1963: Boxing legend Archie Moore has his last ever fight in a win over Mike DiBiase.
  • March 22nd, 1963: The Beatles release their first album.
  • This date: March 27th, 1963
  • March 28th, 1963: Alfred Hitchcock's horror film "The Birds" is released in movie theaters.
  • April 22nd, 1963: Liberal Party leader Lester B. Pearson becomes the new Prime Minister of Canada.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 27th, 1963, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 27th, 1963 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

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
  • 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 27th of March:


US President

Who was the US President on March 27th, 1963?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 27th, 1963?

  • Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 27th, 1963 was probably conceived around the 17th of June, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 27th, 1963 is the 4th of January, 1964. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 27th, 1963.

  • 21,155 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,827,792,000 seconds have passed since the March 27th, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,132,424,000 times.
  • Since March 27th, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 943,140,672,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 304,632,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 157,190,112 steps. That's about 69,862 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,933,504 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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