On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1963

Historical Events

  • 5th Daytona 500: Tiny Lund driving for Wood Bros Racing, wins on 4 pit stops as first 10 laps run under caution flag because of rain

Famous Birthdays

  • Fuad Reveiz, NFL kicker (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Matias Carrillo, Mexican-American baseball outfielder (Florida Marlins)
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Indian Bollywood director (Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Devdas), born in Mumbai, India
1963 Highlights

About February 24, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces