On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1963

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudio Chiappucci, Italian cyclist

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Jaspar, Belgian jazz saxophonist, flautist and composer dies of a heart attack at 37
  • Rajendra Prasad, Indian leader and 1st President of India (1950-62), dies at 78
  • Theodore Newton, American actor (Voltaire, Ace of Aces), dies at 58
1963 Highlights

About February 28, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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