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September 7th, 1963.

September 7th, 1963, was a Saturday. It was day 250 of 1963. The decade was the 1960s.

57 years, 8 months and 2 days have passed since September 7th, 1963.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Virgo.

Born on September 7th, 1963.

People who were born on this exact date.

  • Eazy E: Rapper.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 7th, 1963.

  • United States: My Boyfriend's Back - Angels
  • United Kingdom: Bad To Me - Billy J. Kramer & Dakota's

Take me back to September 7th, 1963!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is September 7th, 1963 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves. In America, the song My Boyfriend's Back by Angels is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Bad To Me by Billy J. Kramer & Dakota's 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. In fashion, many of the trends from the late 1950s are still popular. Women are wearing tailored skirts, short boxy jackets and shift dresses. Trousers are also becoming popular amongst women. Meanwhile, men are wearing polo shirts, argyle socks, sweater vests, loafers and harrington jackets. 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.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Jack Benny Program", "The Danny Thomas Show", "Gunsmoke" and "The Andy Griffith Show". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Tom and Jerry", "Captain Kangaroo", "Leave It to Beaver" and "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Troll doll, Ken (doll), Rock-a-Stack and Tammy (doll).

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on September 7th, 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.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 57 years, 8 months and 2 days have passed since September 7th, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on September 7th, 1963, will be 57 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1963 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around September 7th, 1963.

  • August 28th, 1963: Civil Rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
  • This date: September 7th, 1963
  • September 14th, 1963: Soccer: George Best makes his first team debut for Manchester United.
  • September 15th, 1963: Four children are killed after the KKK plants dynamite sticks at an African-American baptist church in Birmingham, Alabama.
  • October 6th, 1963: Baseball: The Los Angeles Dodgers defeat the New York Yankees by 4-0 to win the 1963 World Series.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 7th, 1963, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: September 7th, 1963 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Birth flower (September): The Aster and the Morning Glory.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

Photographs of 1960s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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 Twilight Zone - TV series about disturbing or unusual events.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on September 7th, 1963.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1963.

  • The Mighty Hercules
  • 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
  • Heckle and Jeckle
  • The Gumby Show
  • Mighty Mouse Playhouse
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Lassie
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1963.

Toys and games that were 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, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 7th of September.

US President.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the President of the United States on September 7th, 1963.

UK Prime Minister.

Harold Macmillan was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on September 7th, 1963.

Irish Taoiseach.

Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on September 7th, 1963 was most likely conceived around the 28th of November, 1962.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 7th, 1963 is close to the 16th of June, 1964.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about September 7th, 1963.

  • A total of 21,064 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,009 weeks have passed.
  • 1,819,929,600 seconds have passed since the September 7th, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,123,251,200 times.
  • Since September 7th, 1963, the earth has travelled approximately 939,083,673,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 303,321,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 156,513,946 steps. That's about 69,562 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,839,155 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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