October 31st, 1963, fell on a Thursday. It was day 304 of 1963. The decade was the 1960s.
56 years, 11 months and 30 days have passed since October 31st, 1963.
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Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 31st, 1963:
The date is October 31st, 1963 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.
Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. It's Halloween, so kids are trick-or-treating and horror movies are being shown on TV. In America, the song Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer & Fireballs is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, You'll Never Walk Alone by Gerry & Pacemakers 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 "Gunsmoke", "Wagon Train", "Bonanza" and "Danger Man". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Looney Tunes", "The Rifleman", "The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" and "The Patty Duke Show". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Crater Critters", "Astrobase", "Mouse Trap" and "Easy-Bake Oven".
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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.
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.
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.
"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.
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Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1963.
"The Patty Duke Show" - "The Mighty Hercules" - "Davey and Goliath" - "Mister Ed" - "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"
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