HomeFactopediaBrainoffsRankingsCommunityLog In
You know 0 facts

1963


Play a Quick Quiz on 1963  (it's free)    



1963
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Dorothy Hyman
Sprinter
1963
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Manchester United
Manchester United 3 Leicester City 1
1963
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Jacques Anquetil
France 1st rider to win 5 Tour de France.
Miracle of the White Stallions
   was released in   
1963
Summer Magic
   was released in   
1963
The Incredible Journey
   was released in   
1963
1963
   President of the United States was   
Lyndon B. Johnson
1963
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Chuck McKinley
1963
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Margaret Smith
1963
   Palme d'Or winner was   
The Leopard (Il Gattopardo)
Directed by Luchino Visconti
1963
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Maria Bueno
1963
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Roy Emerson
1963
   winner of the Australian Open Women's Singles was   
Margaret Smith
1963
   Tony Award winner for Best Musical was   
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
1963
   World Series Champions were the   
Los Angeles Dodgers
Swept New York Yankees in 4 games. MVP: Sandy Koufax
1963
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Martin Luther King Jr.
American civil rights leader, the following year he became the youngest person to win a Nobel Peace prize. Assassinated in 1968.
1963
   the winner was   
Roger Staubach
QB from Navy
1963
   Swiss Football League Championship winners were   
FC Zürich
1963
   was the year   
John F. Kennedy Was Assassinated
First Roman Catholic President of the U.S.A. was allegedly shot by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas. Oswald was shot two days later by Jack Ruby.
1963
   the winner was   
International Committee of the Red Cross, League of Red Cross Societies
Geneva, Switzerland
1963
   the winner was   
Tom Jones
Directed by Tony Richardson for United Artists
1963
   the winner was   
Chateaugay
Braulio Baeza
1963
   winner of The Masters was   
Jack Nicklaus
Bow Wow! Meow! A First Book of Sounds
   was published in   
1963
By Melanie Bellah and Illustrations by Trina Schart Hyman
1963
   the winner was   
Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel With the World
Documenting the life of the acclaimed Poet Robert Frost and his life’s work
Lisa M Nowak
   was born on   
May 10, 1963
Wash DC, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut
1963
   Senior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Hailwood
MV- 500cc Mike (the bike) Hailwood , acknowledged as the best road racer ever
1963
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Redman
Honda
1963
   the award was won by   
Careful He Might Hear You by Sumner Locke Elliott
1963
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Gatum Gatum
Jockey - Jim Johnson, Trainer - H. Graeme Heagney, Owner - M. P. Reid, Time - 3.21.10
1963
   was the year   
Edith Piaf Died
Paris in mourning
1963
      
Elysée Treaty
Signed by Charles DeGaulle and Konrad Adenauer as a Treaty of Peace between France and Germany.
1963
      
Strasbourg Convention
Franco-German agreement for joint cooperation in foreign policy, economic and military integration, and exchange of student education.
1963
      
Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damate
Sets rules of liability for any and all forms of nuclear damage.
1963
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Candy Spots
Bill Shoemaker on board -- Trainer Mesh Tenney -- Rex C. Ellsworth -- 1:56.20
1963
   winner was   
Chateaugay
Braulio Baeza up, Trainer: James P. Conway, Owner: Darby Dan Farm -- 2:30.20
1963
   was won by   
Jack Carington Smith
For the painting 'Professor James McAuley'
Jim Hickman
   hit a natural cycle on   
August 7, 1963
New York Mets outfielder against the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League. age 26
1963
   the winner was the   
Toronto Maple Leafs
1963
   was won by   
Boston Celtics
Defeated the Los Angeles Lakers
1963
   was won by   
Bill Russell
November 22, 1963
   the oath was recited by   
Lyndon B. Johnson
Conference room aboard Air Force One at Love Field, Dallas, Texas by Sarah T. Hughes, U.S. District Judge, Northern District of Texas
1963
   Ali fought   
Henry Cooper
Win technical knockout round 5
1963
   was the year   
The Feminine Mystique Was Published
By Betty Friedan and credited with sparking the beginning of second-wave feminism in the US
1963
   player of the year was   
Stanley Matthews
Stoke City
East Kilbride Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1963
1963
   was the year   
The First Woman Went Into Space
Valentina Tereshkova. Married another cosmonaut.
1963
   was the year   
John F. Kennedy Was Assassinated
First Roman Catholic President of the U.S.A. was allegedly shot by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas. Oswald was shot two days later by Jack Ruby.
The Four Seasons
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)
For 3 weeks in 1976
The Four Seasons
   released the single   
December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)
1976; 3 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100






   About - Terms - Privacy Log In