Fun Facts image 1963

Financial

  • Yearly income: $5,807
  • New car: $2,275
  • Gallon of gas: .29¢
  • 1st class postage: .04¢

Showbiz

  • "General Hospital" debuts
  • "Doctor Who" debuts
  • Patsy Cline killed in plane crash
  • Whitney Houston is born

Other Stuff

  • The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the poor must have lawyers
  • Instant replay was invented
  • Zip codes implemented in U.S.
  • Frist appearance of Easy Bake Ovens