On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1963

Historical Events

  • Beatles begin their own music publishing company (Northern Songs)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Besteman, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Devon Malcolm, Jamaican cricketer (in Jamaica England fast bowler 1989-95), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Pebbles Flintstone, fictional character on "The Flintstones"

Vijay Singh

Vijay Singh, Fijian golfer (Masters 2000, PGA C'ship 1998, 2004), born in Lautoka, Fiji

1963 Highlights

About February 22, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hey Paula - Paul and Paula
  • UK #1 Song: The Wayward Wind - Frank Ifield