1963 (MCMLXIII) wis a common year stairtin on Tysday o the Gregorian calendar, the 1963rd year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 963rd year o the 2nt millennium, the 63rd year o the 20t century, an the 4t year o the 1960s decade.
|Centuries:||19t century – 20t century – 21st century|
|Decades:||1930s 1940s 1950s – 1960s – 1970s 1980s 1990s|
|Years:||1960 1961 1962 – 1963 – 1964 1965 1966|
- 22 November – Assassination o John F. Kennedy: In a motorcade in Dallas, Texas, U.S. Preses John F. Kennedy is fatally shot bi Lee Harvey Oswald, an Govrenor o Texas John Connally is seriously woundit. Upon Kennedy's daith, Vice Preses Lyndon B. Johnson acomes the 36t Preses o the Unitit States. A few oors later, Preses Johnson is sworn in abuird Air Force Ane, as Kennedy's bouk is flewn back tae Washington, D.C. Stores an businesses shut doun for the next fower days, in treebute.
- 23 November – The first episode o the BBC televeesion series Doctor Who is braidcast in the Unitit Kinrick.
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