On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1963

Historical Events

  • Syrian Arab Rep Revolution Day - Military coup in Syria

Famous Birthdays

  • Gursharan Singh, cricketer (Indian batsman played one Test 1989-90)
  • Mike Lalor, American NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars), born in Buffalo, New York

Famous Deaths

  • John Hartley, cricketer (bowl avg 115 in 2 Tests for Eng 1906), dies
1963 Highlights

About March 8, 1963

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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