December 18th, 1963

December 18th, 1963, fell on a Wednesday. Day 352 of 1963. Decade: 1960s.

56 years, 5 months and 17 days have passed since December 18th, 1963.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Brad Pitt: Actor.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 18th, 1963:

  • United States: Dominique - Singing Nun
  • United Kingdom: I Want To Hold Your Hand - 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 December 18th, 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.

  • Assassination of John F. Kennedy.

    On Friday, the 22nd of November, 1963, U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated by a lone gunman called Lee Harvey Oswald as he was travelling by motorcade through Dallas, Texas. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as president later that day. Kennedy's funeral took place three days later, on the 25th of November, 1963.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 56 years, 5 months and 17 days have passed since December 18th, 1963.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 1963.
  • Leap Year: 1963 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 18th, 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 December 18th, 1963:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 18th, 1963, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1963 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 18th, 1963 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

1963 - Kid's TV

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"


1963 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1963:

  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Big Loo
  • 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 18th of December:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on December 18th, 1963.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 18th, 1963 was probably conceived around the 10th of March, 1963. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 18th, 1963 is the 26th of September, 1964. (Rough Estimate).

18th of December

Events that have occurred on the 18th of December:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 18th, 1963.

  • 20,624 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,781,910,000 seconds have passed since the December 18th, 1963.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,078,895,000 times.
  • Since December 18th, 1963, earth has travelled approximately 919,465,560,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 296,985,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 153,244,260 steps. That's about 68,109 miles!
  • Since this date, 21,382,920 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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