On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1961

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry McGuigan, Irish boxer, born in Clones, Ireland
  • Eric Bachelart, Belgian racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Joris Vriamont, Flemish writer/music publisher, dies at 64
1961 Highlights

About February 28, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces