12th of June, 1963

The 12th of June, 1963, fell on a Wednesday. Day 163 of 1963. Decade: 1960s.

56 years, 9 months and 22 days have passed since the 12th of June, 1963.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 12th of June, 1963:

  • American civil rights activist Medgar Evers is shot dead outside of his house in Jackson, Mississippi.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 12th of June, 1963:

  • United States: Sukiyaki - Kyu Sakamoto
  • United Kingdom: From Me To You - Beatles

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 12th of June, 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:

  • 56 years, 9 months and 22 days have passed since the 12th of June, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 24 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 12th of June, 1963, will be 56 years of age.
  • People born in 1963 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 12th of June, 1963:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 12th of June, 1963, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 12th of June, 1963 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

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 12th of June:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on the 12th of June, 1963.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of June, 1963 was probably conceived around the 2nd of September, 1962. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of June, 1963 is the 21st of March, 1964. (Rough Estimate).

12th of June

Events that have occurred on the 12th of June:

  • 12th of June, 1967: The U.S. Supreme Court declares all state laws prohibiting interracial marriage to be unconstitutional
  • 12th of June, 1991: Boris Yeltsin is elected President of Russia.
  • 12th of June, 1991: The Chicago Bulls win the 1991 NBA Finals after they defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 4-1.
  • 12th of June, 1994: Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman are both murdered. O.J. Simpson is eventually charged with the crime
  • 12th of June, 2016: An Islamic terrorist called Omar Mateen opens fire and kills 49 people in Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
  • 12th of June, 1984: The Boston Celtics win the 1984 NBA Finals after they defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 4-3.
  • 12th of June, 1987: The film Predator (1987) is released in movie theaters.
  • 12th of June, 2001: The song "Family Affair" is released by Mary J. Blige.
  • 12th of June, 2002: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 2002 NBA Finals after they defeat the New Jersey Nets 4-0.
  • 12th of June, 2004: The 2004 UEFA European Championship kicks off in Portugal.
  • 12th of June, 2008: Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots is released on the PlayStation.
  • 12th of June, 2011: The Dallas Mavericks win the 2011 NBA Finals after they defeat the Miami Heat 4-2.
  • 12th of June, 2014: The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil.
  • 12th of June, 2014: Football: Cesc Fabregas signs for Chelsea.
  • 12th of June, 2015: The release date of the movie Jurassic World.
  • 12th of June, 2017: The Golden State Warriors win the 2017 NBA finals after they defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-1.
  • 12th of June, 2020: The 2020 UEFA European Championship begins.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of June, 1963.

  • 20,751 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,792,886,400 seconds have passed since the 12th of June, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,091,700,800 times.
  • Since the 12th of June, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 925,129,382,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 298,814,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 154,188,230 steps. That's about 68,528 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,514,637 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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