Weddings of 1963
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1963. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1963…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1963. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1963
- Marjorie Lynn Noe wed Michael Landon
- Kristin Harmon wed Ricky Nelson
- Dion DiMucci married Susan Butterfield
- Robert Wagner married Marion Marshall
- Abraham Quintanilla, Jr. wed Marcela Quintanilla
News Highlights of 1963
- Former French tennis champion Rene Lacoste patented a steel tennis racket over the wood version.
- The removal of the last 27 prisoners from Alcatraz in the San Francisco Bay meant it was no longer an active prison.
- The Soviet Union put the first woman into space.
- President John F Kennedy is assassinated while riding in a motorcade in Dallas, Texas.
- Jack Ruby kills presidential assassin Lee Harvey Oswald as millions watch on TV.
1963 Sports Champions:
- Los Angeles Dodgers win the World Series.
- AFL Championship – San Diego Chargers win 51-10 over the Boston Patriots.
- NFL Championship – Chicago Bears win 14-10 over the New York Giants.
- Boston Celtics win the NBA Title.
- Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1963
- Grammy’s Song of 1963: Days Of Wine And Roses – Henry Mancini
- Bobby Vinton – Blue Velvet
- The Singing Nun – Dominique
- Little Stevie Wonder – Fingertips Part 2
- The Chiffons – He’s So Fine
- Paul & Paula – Hey Paula
- Little Peggy March – I Will Follow Him
- The Angels – My Boyfriend’s Back
- Jimmy Gilmer & The Fireballs – Sugar Shack
- Kyu Sakamoto – Sukiyaki
- The Four Seasons – Walk Like A Man
- The Rooftop Singers – Walk Right In
- Ruby & The Romantics – Our Day Will Come
- Jimmy Soul – If You Wanna Be Happy
- Leslie Gore – It’s My Party
- The Essex – Easier Said Than Done
- The Tymes – So Much In Love
- Jan & Dean – Surf City
- Nino Tempo & April Stevens – Deep Purple
- Dale & Grace – I’m Leaving It Up To You
Entertainment Highlights of 1963
- Best Picture: Lawrence of Arabia: Sam Spiegel
- Best Actor: Gregory Peck – To Kill a Mockingbird
- Best Actress: Anne Bancroft – The Miracle Worker
Top Television Shows:
- The Andy Griffith Show, The Beverly Hillbillies, Bonanza, Candid Camera, The Ed Sullivan Show, The Lucy Show, Make Room For Daddy, My Favorite Martian, Petticoat Junction
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