On This Day

What Happened on February 5, 1963

Historical Events

  • Maarten Schmidt discovers enormous red shifts in quasars
  • Soviet lunar probe failure

Famous Birthdays

  • Steven Shainberg, American film director
1963 Highlights

About February 5, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius