On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1963

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Buddy Rogers & Lou Thesz wrestle in Toronto, Rogers becomes WWF wrestling champ & Thesz becomes NWA champion

Professional Wrestler Lou Thesz
Professional Wrestler
Lou Thesz

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnold Vanderlyde, Dutch boxer, born in Sittard, Netherlands
  • Martyn Grimley, English field hockey player, born in Halifax, United Kingdom
1963 Highlights

About January 24, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius