On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1963

Historical Events


AgreementContract of Interest

Mickey Mantle of NY Yankees sign a baseball contract worth $100,000

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Cancellotti, Italian tennis star, born in Perugia, Italy
  • Pär Nuder, Swedish politician, born in Täby, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • William Auchterlonie, Scottish golfer (British Open 1893), dies at 90
1963 Highlights

About February 27, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces