It was Sunday, 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 .
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
  • The BirdsThe Birds
    directed by Alfred Hitchcock
    starring: Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren, Suzanne Pleshette
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Sunday, 24 March 1963 ?

Holidays
  • World Tuberculosis Day.
  • Saint Simeon (died 1475)
  • Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
  • Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)

Famous People born
Sammy Giammatva in Houston: Texas, USA; tennis star.
Raimond van der Gouw; Dutch soccer goalie (Vitesse: Manchester).

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Magazine

 Esquire Magazine cover
Esquire Magazine cover

Magazine

 Playboy Magazine cover
Playboy Magazine cover

Magazine

 TIME Magazine Cover: Cassius Clay -- Mar. 22, 1963
TIME Magazine Cover: Cassius Clay -- Mar. 22, 1963

Magazine

 Sports Illustrated: no.7811
Sports Illustrated: no.7811
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Books

The Shoes of the Fisherman - Morris L. West

The Shoes of the Fisherman - Morris L. West

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Books

The Group - Mary McCarth

The Group - Mary McCarth

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Books

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction - J.D. Salinger

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction - J.D. Salinger

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Books

Caravans - James A. Michener

Caravans - James A. Michener

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Old Journal Ads

Explore Britain By RoadExplore Britain By Road
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Old Journal Ads

Linhof Super Technika IV Camera  Incomparable (1963)Linhof Super Technika IV Camera Incomparable (1963)
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Old Journal Ads

Parker VP Pen  Write Like This (1963)Parker VP Pen Write Like This (1963)
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Tell the world why Sunday, 24 March 1963 is such a special date for you!