Sunday October 13, 1963
US date format: 10/13/1963, UK date format: 13/10/1963
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 13, 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 Isabelle Gélinas and Bryan Hickerson.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer.
In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits.
Mary, Mary, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while My Darling Clementine by Jack Fishman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Nightcap.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 13, 1963?
- RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
- Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
- French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Beatlemania is coined after Beatles appear at Palladium
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 13, 1963?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Garnet Mimms & The Enchanters - Cry Baby
- Martha & The Vandellas - Heat Wave
- The Miracles - Mickey's Monkey
- Little Johnny Taylor - Part Time Love
- The Jaynetts - Sally, Go 'round The Roses
- Major Lance - The Monkey Time
- Ray Charles and his Orchestra - Busted
- The Angels - My Boyfriend's Back
- The Ronettes - Be My Baby
- The Crystals - Then He Kissed Me
Sport Games on October 13, 1963
- Chicago Bears - Los Angeles Rams : 52 - 14
- Cleveland Browns - New York Giants : 35 - 24
- Detroit Lions - Dallas Cowboys : 14 - 17
- Green Bay Packers - Minnesota Vikings : 37 - 28
- Philadelphia Eagles - Washington Redskins : 37 - 24
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