June 3rd, 1963, fell on a Monday. It was day 154 of 1963. The decade was the 1960s.
57 years, 2 months and 8 days have passed since June 3rd, 1963.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 3rd, 1963:
Pope John XXIII dies from stomach cancer.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 3rd, 1963:
United States: It's My Party - Lesley Gore
United Kingdom: From Me To You - The Beatles
Take Me Back!
The date is June 3rd, 1963 and it's a Monday. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song It's My Party by Lesley Gore is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, From Me To You by The Beatles is the number one hit song. John Fitzgerald Kennedy is currently the President of the United States. 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 Danny Thomas Show", "Rawhide", "Bonanza" and "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Lassie", "Captain Kangaroo", "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" and "Davey and Goliath". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Astrobase", "Ken (doll)", "Chatter Telephone" 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 June 3rd, 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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
57 years, 2 months and 8 days have passed since June 3rd, 1963.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 1963.
Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 3rd, 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 June 3rd, 1963:
May 22nd, 1963: Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Benfica 2-1 at Wembley Stadium in London.
May 25th, 1963: FA Cup Final 1963: Manchester United defeat Leicester City 3-1.
June 12th, 1963: American civil rights activist Medgar Evers is shot dead outside of his house in Jackson, Mississippi.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 3rd, 1963, will have the star sign Gemini.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: June 3rd, 1963 falls under the Deer.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
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 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.
Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
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:
Etch A Sketch
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of June:
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 3rd of June:
June Bank Holiday (Ireland)
Who was the US President on this particular date?
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on June 3rd, 1963.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 3rd, 1963 was probably conceived around the 24th of August, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 3rd, 1963 is the 12th of March, 1964. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 3rd, 1963.
20,889 days have passed since this date.
1,804,809,600 seconds have passed since the June 3rd, 1963.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,105,611,200 times.
Since June 3rd, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 931,281,753,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 300,801,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 155,213,626 steps. That's about 68,984 miles!
Since this date, 21,657,715 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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