On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1964

Famous Birthdays

  • Djamolidine Abdoujaparov, Uzbekistan road cyclist (Tour de France points winner 1991, 93-4), born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Rihards Dubra, Latvian composer, primarily of sacred choral works, born in Riga, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union (now Latvia)

Famous Deaths

  • Dirk Filarski, Dutch painter and lithographer (Bergen School), dies at 78se
1964 Highlights

About February 28, 1964

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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