27th of April, 1963

The 27th of April, 1963, fell on a Saturday. Day 117 of 1963. Decade: 1960s.

57 years, 1 months and 6 days have passed since the 27th of April, 1963.



Music Singles

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

  • United States: I Will Follow Him - Little Peggy March
  • United Kingdom: How Do You Do It - 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 27th of April, 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, 1 months and 6 days have passed since the 27th of April, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 27th of April, 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 the 27th of April, 1963:

  • 22nd of May, 1963: Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Benfica 2-1 at Wembley Stadium in London.
  • 25th of May, 1963: FA Cup Final 1963: Manchester United defeat Leicester City 3-1.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 27th of April, 1963, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 27th of April, 1963 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

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 April:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on the 27th of April, 1963.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 27th of April, 1963 was probably conceived around the 18th of July, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 27th of April, 1963 is the 4th of February, 1964. (Rough Estimate).

27th of April

Events that have occurred on the 27th of April:

  • 27th of April, 1945: Benito Mussolini is arrested in Italy while attempting to escape disguised as a German soldier.
  • 27th of April, 1992: The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is proclaimed.
  • 27th of April, 1993: The Zambian national football team dies in a plane crash .
  • 27th of April, 2012: Football: Pep Guardiola announces that he will be stepping down as the manager of Barcelona.
  • 27th of April, 2014: Football: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard slips during an important game against Chelsea - allowing Demba Ba to score.
  • 27th of April, 2017: The fraudulent music festival "Fyre Festival" falls apart after heavy rain and is eventually postponed.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 27th of April, 1963.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 27th of April, 1963.

  • 20,857 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,802,044,800 seconds have passed since the 27th of April, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,102,385,600 times.
  • Since the 27th of April, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 929,855,116,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 300,340,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 154,975,853 steps. That's about 68,878 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,624,538 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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