List of state leaders in 1963

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This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1963.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

South America[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Burundi only became independent in 1962.
  2. ^ West Cameroon joined Cameroon only in 1961.
  3. ^ Chad only became independent in 1960.
  4. ^ Gamal Abdel Nasser was President of the United Arab Republic 1958–1961.
  5. ^ In exile between 1936 and 1941.
  6. ^ The Malagasy Republic only became independent in 1960.
  7. ^ Mali only became independent in 1960.
  8. ^ Nigeria only became independent in 1960.
  9. ^ Rwanda only became independent in 1962.
  10. ^ Sierra Leone only became independent in 1961.
  11. ^ Julius Nyerere was President of Tanzania from 1964 to 1985.
  12. ^ Uganda only became independent in 1962, before that Sir Walter Coutts was titled Governor of Uganda.
  13. ^ Upper Volta only became independent in 1960.
  14. ^ William Gopallawa was titled President of Sri Lanka between 1972 and 1978 after the abolishing of the monarchy.
  15. ^ North Korea only became independent in 1948.
  16. ^ Title changed from Chairman of the Supreme Council for National Reconstruction to President on 17 December 1963.
  17. ^ Kuwait only became independent in 1961.
  18. ^ Malaysia (then called Malaya) only became independent in 1957.
  19. ^ Prime minister of Vietnam from 1976 to 1987.
  20. ^ In exile between 1940 and 1945.
  21. ^ The seven member Swiss Federal Council is the collective head of state and the government of Switzerland. Within the Council, the President of the Swiss Confederation serves solely in a primus inter pares capacity for one year.
  22. ^ The position Prime Minister of Cuba was abolished on 2 December 1976, but President of the Council of Ministers was created and it continued to be held by Fidel Castro.
  23. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962, until then Sir Solomon Hochoy was titled Governor of Trinidad and Tobago.
  24. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962.
  25. ^ Western Samoa only became independent in 1962.

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