On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1963

Historical Events

  • European Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London: José Altafini scores twice as AC Milan edge Benfica, 2-1 for first title to an Italian club
  • Greek parliament leader Lambrakis injured

Sports History

Mickey Mantle hits a ball off Yankee Stadium's facade


1963 Highlights

About May 22, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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