Saturday 23 March 1963
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Our Day Will Come by Ruby and the Romantics.
In UK Summer Holiday by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
The Birds, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters by J.D was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 March 1963 ?
- Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
- Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
- Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
- Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
- Saint Turibius of Mongrovejo (died 1606)
- Saint Ethelwald
- Saint Victorian
- Roman Empire - The fifth and final day of Quinquatria, held in honor of Minerva.
- Míchel : Spanish footballer and manager.
- Juan Caro: Spanish footballer and manager.
- Ana Quirot: Cuba -- 800m runner (1992, 96 Olympics - Bronze / Silver Medals).
- Michel (Jose Miguel Gonzalez Martin): Spanish footballer.
- Michael Powell: American government employee, administrator and noted family.
- Francesco Attolico: Italian athlete, a swimmer and a member of the 1992 Olympic water polo team in Barcelona. He won a gold-medal that year. In 1996 he took a bronze; he also participated in the 2000 Olympics.
- Kim Williams in Bethesda: Maryland, USA; LPGA golfer (1995 GHP Heartland-26th).
- Davey Moore: Dies seconds after KOed in feather-weight championship.
- American boxer Davey Moore dies seconds after being knocked-out in feather-weight boxing championship at age 29.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1963 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Chiffons - He's So Fine
- The 4 Seasons - Walk Like A Man
- Ruby and the Romantics - Our Day Will Come
- Skeeter Davis - The End Of The World
- Bobby Darin - You're The Reason I'm Living
- The Cascades - Rhythm Of The Rain
- The Orlons - South Street
- Roy Orbison - In Dreams
- Eydie Gorme - Blame It On The Bossa Nova
- Johnny Mathis - What Will Mary Say
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