What Happened on March 23, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 25th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Loyola beats Cin 60-58 (OT)
  • 8th Eurovision Song Contest: Grethe and Jorgen Ingmann for Denmark win singing "Dansevise" in London
  • Rolf Hochhuth's "Der Stellvertreter" premieres in Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana Quirot, Cuba, 800m runner (Olympics-bronze/silver-92, 96)
  • Kim Williams, LPGA golfer (1995 GHP Heartland-26th), born in Bethesda, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Davey Moore, dies seconds after KOed in feather-weight championship