Tuesday August 06, 1963

US date format: 8/6/1963, UK date format: 6/8/1963

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on August 6, 1963, here's what our experts found out: it was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 6, 1963). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Eros Poli and Kevin Mitnick. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fingertips - Pt 2 by Little Stevie Wonder. In UK Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits. Black Sabbath, directed by Mario Bava, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1963 while The Great Hunger by Cecil Woodham-Smith was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
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Famous Deaths

  • Actor (Our Daily Bread), dies of cancer...

Movies

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Black Sabbath

Black Sabbath

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Mario Bava

Starring: Michèle Mercier, Lidia Alfonsi, Boris Karloff, Mark Damon

Country: United States of America

The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze

The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Norman Maurer

Starring: Joe DeRita, Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Jay Sheffield

80,000 Suspects

80,000 Suspects

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Yolande Donlan, Cyril Cusack

Shinobi No Mono 2: Vengeance

Shinobi No Mono 2: Vengeance

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Satsuo Yamamoto

Starring: Raizô Ichikawa, Sô Yamamura, Shiho Fujimura, Mikiko Tsubouchi

Doctor in Distress

Doctor in Distress

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Ralph Thomas

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, James Robertson Justice, Samantha Eggar, Barbara Murray

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Books

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The Great Hunger by Cecil Woodham-Smith

The Great Hunger

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The Irish potato famine of the 1840s, perhaps the most appalling event of the Victorian era, killed over a million people and drove as many more to emigrate to America.

Portrait Of Myself by Margaret Bourke-White

Portrait Of Myself

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Margaret Bourke-White's autobiography, written as Parkinson's disease took hold. Bourke-White (1904-1971) was one of the great American documentary photographers, perhaps best known for having taken the first cover image for Life

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

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction

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The author writes: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker ? RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS in 1955, SEYMOUR ? An Introduction in 1959.

The Day They Shook The Plum Tree by Arthur H. Lewis

The Day They Shook The Plum Tree

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My Darling Clementine by Jack Fishman

My Darling Clementine

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The acclaimed biography of Lady Clementine Churchill. When first published in 1963 it became international best seller.

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 the US President was John F. Kennedy (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Macmillan (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 06, 1963?

On August 06, 1963 several famous people were born including, Eros Poli, Kevin Mitnick, Gwendolyn Graham.

Which famous people died on August 06, 1963?

Famous people died on August 06, 1963 include, Tom Keene.

What was the number one song in August 06, 1963?

The number one song in the week of August 06, 1963 was Fingertips - Pt 2 by Little Stevie Wonder in US and Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers in UK.

What were the top hits on August 06, 1963?

The top hits on August 06, 1963 were Fingertips - Pt 2 by Little Stevie Wonder, Wipe Out by The Surfaris, (You're The) Devil In Disguise by Elvis Presley in US and Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers, Confessin' by Frank Ifield, Bad To Me by Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas in UK.