Step back in time: to 1963
Take a trip down memory lane with a nostalgic look back at 1963. Welcome back to all the excitement of the Swinging Sixties; Beatlemania was beginning to take hold just as the snow thawed from the worst winter in more than twenty years.
The 60s were a time of optimism and change around the world and a golden age for fashion, art and music – mid way through the decade we can already see some of the exciting changes begin to come about.
So grab a cuppa and step back in time with us to 1963…
Popular Culture offers a glimpse into the lives of people and the big and little things that made up the everyday. Here’s a snapshot of life and pop culture in 1963.
1963 wasn’t just an important year in Britain. Here’s a look at some of the most significant events that took place in 1963 around the globe.
From big upsets to big wins, here are some of the most significant moments to take place in sport in 1963.
Some big personalities came into the world in 1963. Here’s a few of the famous faces born this year.
Nothing takes us back like music; these were some of the best-selling artists and most popular songs on the radio in 1963.
Best selling single of the year: The Beatles – From Me to You
Christmas number 1: The Beatles – I Want To Hold Your Hand
Other popular songs
Gerry and the Pacemakers – You’ll Never Walk Alone
Cliff Richards & The Shadows – Summer Holiday
How old were you in 1963? Does this timeline bring back any memories?
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