On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 10th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament, Reynolds Coliseum, Raleigh, NC: Duke beats Wake Forest, 68-57

Famous Birthdays

  • Suzette Charles, NJ, replaced Vanessa Williams as Miss America (1983)
  • Tanyu Kiryakov, Bulgarian pistol shooter
  • Tuff Hedeman, American retired bull rider (ambassador of Championship Bull Riding), born in El Paso, Texas