What Happened on February 28, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • WMGM-AM in New York City changes call letters to WHN

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Bailey, England, Canadian 4X100m relayer (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • Chunli Li, table tennis player (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Rae Dawn Chong, actress (Quest for Fire), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Steve Tsujiura, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Ogden "Chic" Johnson, comedian (Olsen & Johnson), dies at 70