1963 in the United Kingdom

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1963 in the United Kingdom:
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1961 | 1962 | 1963 (1963) | 1964 | 1965
Individual countries of the United Kingdom
England | Northern Ireland | Scotland | Wales
Sport, Television and music

Events of the year 1963 in the United Kingdom. This year sees changes in the leadership of both principal political parties, the Profumo Affair and the rise of The Beatles as well as the launch of the long-running Sci-Fi series Doctor Who.

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