On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1963

Historical Events

  • Ballon d'Or: Dynamo Moscow goalkeeper Lev Yashin wins award for best European football player; beats Milan midfielder Gianni Rivera and Tottenham striker Jimmy Greaves; first Russian national to win trophy
  • Tsjoi Doo Sun forms government in South Korea
  • West & East Berlin sign accord about travel rules
1963 Highlights

About December 17, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius