Sunday December 08, 1963: on this day

December 08, 1963 was the 342nd day of the year 1963, under the sign of Sagittarius and the day of the week was Sunday.

Is December 08, 1963 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on December 08, 1963, who was born and died on December 08, 1963, what holidays and observances are celebrated on December 08, 1963, which were the most popular songs (ex. Dominique by The Singing Nun), movies (e.g. America, America, directed by Elia Kazan), TV series (e.g. Copycat) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about December 8th, 1963 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was December 08, 1963?


December 08, 1963 was a Sunday and it was the 342nd day of the year 1963 in the Gregorian calendar.

December 08, 1963 can also be written as 12/8/1963 in the US and as 8/12/1963 in UK and Europe.

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December 08, 1963: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on December 08, 1963:

  • Girl who came to supper opens at broadway theater nyc for 112 performances
  • Mickey wright / dave ragan jr wins lpga haig and haig scotch mixed golf
  • Three fuel tanks explode when jetliner is struck by lightning, crashing near elkton maryland; only case of lightning-caused crash, 81 die.
  • Pan am flight 214, a boeing 707, is struck by positive lightning and crashes near elkton, maryland, united states, killing all 81 people on board.

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December 08, 1963: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for December 8th is Sagittarius.

Sagittarius is the 9th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between November 22nd and December 21st belong to the Sagittarius sign: discover Sagittarius personality and who should a Sagittarius marry.

Babies born in December are either Sagittarius or Capricorn. People born before December 21st are Sagittarius, while people born from December 22nd have the sign of Capricorn.

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December 08, 1963: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for December 08, 1963 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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Discover the planets positions on December 8th, 1963 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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December 08, 1963: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on December 08, 1963 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on December 08, 1963 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on December 08, 1963 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 32% full, rising at 11:46 pm and setting at 01:28 pm.

The previous full moon was on Nov 30, 1963 while the next full moon would come on Dec 30, 1963.

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Who was born on December 08, 1963?


Famous people born on December 08, 1963:

  • Toshiaki Kawada

    Japanese wrestler.

  • Wendell Pierce

    Known for his acting roles and also involved in entrepreneurship.

  • Herb Sutter

    Known for his work on C++ programming language.

  • Greg Howe

    American guitarist, songwriter, and producer.

  • Ricky Walford

    Australian rugby league player.

  • Kim Dawson
  • Brian McClair

Whose famous birthday is on December 8th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on December 8th:

  • Jim Morrison
    Jim Morrison

    American singer, songwriter and poet.

  • Nicki Minaj
    Nicki Minaj

    Rapper.

  • Maximilian Schell
    Maximilian Schell

    Maximilian Schell was an Austrian-Swiss actor, director, and producer who won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the 1961 film...

  • Ian Somerhalder
    Ian Somerhalder

    American actor, model, and director.

  • Kim Basinger
    Kim Basinger

    American actress, sensual, full-lipped, and gorgeously beautiful.

  • Teri Hatcher
    Teri Hatcher

    American actress, most famous for her roles in "superman" tv series and "desperate housewives" tv series.

  • David Carradine
    David Carradine

    American actor, first child of actor john carradine and first of his father's four wives.

  • Francis Huster
    Francis Huster

    French film actor, director, comedian, and scriptwriter.

  • AnnaSophia Robb
    AnnaSophia Robb

    American singer and actress.

  • Dominic Monaghan
    Dominic Monaghan

    Movie actor.

See more famous people and celebrities born on December 8th

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December 08, 1963: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 60 years 4 months old,

or 724 months and 15 days old,

or 3150 weeks and 2 days old,

or 22052 days old,

if you were born on December 08, 1963.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on December 08, 1963?

There are 229 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday December 8th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on December 08, 1963?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on December 08, 1963.

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December 08, 1963: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on December 08, 1963:

  • Sarit Thanarat

    Thai field marshal and politician, 11th prime minister of thailand (b. 1908).

What famous deaths happened on December 8th?

Famous deaths on December 8th:

  • Ryan O'Neal
    Ryan O'Neal

    After starting his career as a stuntman in the movie industry, he became an actor on tv and screen.

  • Marty Robbins
    Marty Robbins

    American country-western singer/composer who had 43 top ten records and authored over 500 songs during a 30-year career.

  • Gladys George
    Gladys George

    American actress (b. 1904).

  • Rene Auberjonois
    Rene Auberjonois

    American actor known for his roles in film, television, and theater.

  • Caroll Spinney
    Caroll Spinney

    American puppeteer and voice actor (d. 2019).

  • Howard Rollins
    Howard Rollins

    American actor (born 1950).

  • Robert Prosky
    Robert Prosky

    American actor (born 1930).

  • Martha Tilton
    Martha Tilton

    American actress and singer (d. 2006).

  • Carlotta Monti
    Carlotta Monti

    Lover of wc fields, who dies at the age of 86.

  • John Lennon

    Co-founder of the iconic rock band The Beatles, known for his influential songwriting and political activism.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on December 8th

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December 08, 1963: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on December 08, 1963:

  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
  • Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
  • Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
  • Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
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December 08, 1963: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on December 08, 1963 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week December 2nd and December 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


December 08, 1963: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on December 08, 1963 was Dominique by The Singing Nun, according to the music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 08, 1963: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on December 08, 1963 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Dominique
  2. - I'm Leaving It Up To You
  3. - Everybody
  4. - Louie Louie
  5. - She's A Fool

December 08, 1963: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on December 08, 1963 was She Loves You by The Beatles, according to the music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 08, 1963: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on December 08, 1963 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - She Loves You
  2. - I Want To Hold Your Hand
  3. - You Were Made For Me
  4. - You'll Never Walk Alone
  5. - Glad All Over

December 08, 1963: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on December 08, 1963 was It's All Right by The Impressions, according to the R&B music chart for the week December 2nd and December 8th.

December 08, 1963: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on December 08, 1963 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week December 2nd and December 8th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - It's All Right
  2. - Louie Louie
  3. - Little Red Rooster
  4. - Walking The Dog
  5. - You're No Good

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December 08, 1963: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on December 08, 1963 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

America, America

America, America

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Stathis Giallelis, Frank Wolff, Elena Karam, Harry Davis

Country: United States of America

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Giuffrè, Agostino Salvietti

Country: United States of America

The Pink Panther

The Pink Panther

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Starring: David Niven, Peter Sellers, Robert Wagner, Capucine

Country: United States of America

Move Over, Darling

Move Over, Darling

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Michael Gordon

Starring: Doris Day, James Garner, Polly Bergen, Thelma Ritter

Country: United States of America

Kings of the Sun

Kings of the Sun

Release year: 1963

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Starring: Yul Brynner, George Chakiris, Shirley Anne Field, Richard Basehart

December 08, 1963: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on December 08, 1963 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Copycat

Copycat

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Jon Amiel

That's My Boy

That's My Boy

Release year: 1963

Directed by: Sean Anders

Day in Court

Day in Court

Release year: 1963

La route

La route

Release year: 1963

December 08, 1963: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on December 08, 1963 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Confessions Of An Advertising Man by David Ogilvy

Confessions Of An Advertising Man

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Mad Men presents a new edition of the timeless business classic. It is as relevant and fresh today as it was when it was first published. "We admire people who work hard and are objective and thorough.

I Owe Russia $1200 by Bob Hope

I Owe Russia $1200

By:

Bob Hope (May 29, 1903 to July 27, 2003) was an American comedian, actor, and performer who performed on Broadway, in vaudeville and on television, as well as in movies and radio.

The Book Of The American West by Jay Monaghan

The Book Of The American West

By:

The Book of the American West Hardcover 1963 Jay Monaghan (Editor), Hardcover 608 pages Publisher Bonanza Books

The Living Reed by Pearl S. Buck

The Living Reed

By:

A "absorbing and fast-moving" story about Korea, as told by one family. This is the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Good Earth (The New York Times).

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service by Ian Fleming

On Her Majesty'S Secret Service

By:

After Operation Thunderball, Ernst Stavro Blofeld lost his trail and so did 007's love of his job. Contessa Teresa di Vicenzo, a young troubled woman who shares his love for danger and fast cars, is the only thing that can …

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Who was the US President on December 08, 1963?

On December 08, 1963 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 08, 1963?

On December 08, 1963 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Alec Douglas-Home (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 08, 1963?

On December 08, 1963 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about December 8th?

December 8th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 8th day of the month of December. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on December 8th, such as:

  • 2018 - Corinaldo stampede - six people are killed, and many more are injured, as concertgoers rush to get out of a packed lanterna azzurra bar in corinaldo, ancona province in marche, italy. pepper spray was reportedly used inside the club.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: russian aircraft strike a village in northwestern idlib governorate. there is a de-escalation zone. at least five civilians were killed.
  • 2016 - War in donbass - according to a united nations report released today, the death toll from the war is estimated at 9,758 people as of december 1.

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What happened in 1963?

1963 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Hot line between Moscow-Washington, DC installed
  • WTEV (now WLNE) TV channel 6 in Providence RI begins broadcasting
  • WOUB TV channel 20 in Athens, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting

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What was the calendar for December 1963?

December 1963 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with December being the 12th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how December 1963 calendar looked like.

Sunday December 8, 1963