On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1963

Historical Events

Film Release

"8½" film directed by Federico Fellini, starring Marcello Mastroianni and Claudia Cardinale, is released (Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film 1964)

  • US launches communications satellite Syncom 1

Famous Birthdays

  • D'Wayne Wiggins, American musician (Tony! Toni! Tone!), born in Oakland, California
  • Enrico Colantoni, Canadian actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jeff Dellenbach, American NFL center (NE Patriots, GB Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Wausau, Wisconsin
  • John Marzano, American baseball catcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Zach Galligan, American actor (Gremlins), born in NYC, New York
1963 Highlights

About February 14, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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