was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 63rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 963rd year of the 2nd millennium, 63rd year of the 20th century, and 4th in the 1960s. The 1963 denomination for the year has been in use since the early Medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era (the Common Era) became the common method in Europe for naming years.
8th may - buddha event in south vietnam
May 25 - The Organization of African Unity was born which was initiated by Gamal Abdul Nasser, Kwame Nkrumah, Ahmad Sekoutu.
June 16 - Valentina Tereskhofa of Russia becomes the first woman to go into space.
October 4 - Caribbean Black Typhoon, which accelerates at 150 kilometers per hour and kills 6,000 people, mostly Cubans and Haitians.
October 14 - Nikita Kruschev resigns from his position as communist leader in the Soviet Union.
November 2 - President of South Vietnam, Ngô nh Diệm is killed in a coup.
November 18 - Colonel Abdul Salam Arif gains power in Iraq by bombing the Iraqi Ministry of Defense building and assassinating President Abdul Karim Qasim.
November 22 - Assassination of the President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, in Dallas, Texas.
The surrender of West Irian by the Dutch to the Republic of Indonesia
Confrontation with Malaysia
November 10 - Games of New Emerging Forces (GANEFO), Jakarta
April 2 - Establishment of the Merpati Putih Pencak Silat College of Empty Hand Martial Arts (PPS Betako)
May 1 - Beginning of Indonesian power in West Irian.
September 1 - Bogor Agricultural Institute established
De Zon Supermarket turned into Matahari
April 25 - David Moyes, Scottish football coach
January 26 – Jose Mourinho, Portuguese football coach
February 17 – Michael Jordan, African-American basketball player
March 21 – Ronald Koeman, Dutch football coach
April 8 – Julian Lennon, musician, eldest son of John Lennon
April 15 - Blessed Szydło, Prime Minister of Poland
April 26 – Jet Li, Chinese actor
26 May - Mary Nightingale, British journalist
June 9 – Johnny Depp, American actor
June 21 - Ignasius Jonan, Indonesian politician
August 3 – James Hetfield, member of the band Metallica
August 9 – Whitney Houston, African-American singer (d. 2012)
September 2 - Tio Pakusadewo, Indonesian actor of Javanese descent
October 1 - Iriana, First Lady of the Republic of Indonesia
October 31 – Sarah Brown, wife of former British prime minister Gordon Brown
November 1 – Mark Hughes, England football coach
November 1 – Rick Allen, member of the band Def Leppard
November 19 – Peter Schmeichel, former Danish footballer
December 26 – Lars Ulrich, member of the band Metallica
23 January - Józef Gosławski - is a Polish sculptor and master medallionist
March 2 - Zainul Arifin, Deputy Prime Minister of Ali Sastroamidjojo I . Cabinet
November 2 - Ngô nh Diệm, President of South Vietnam
November 7 - Djuanda Kartawidjaja, 11th Prime Minister of Indonesia
November 22 - John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th president of the United States, is assassinated
National holidays in Indonesia
Indonesian national holidays for 1963: