On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1965

Famous Birthdays

  • Duane Ferrell, NBA forward (SF Warriors, Indiana Pacers)
  • Markus Stenz, German conductor (Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, 2012-19), born in Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, West Germany
  • Mikko Makela, Tampere Finland, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Scharf, president of Austria (1957-65), dies at 74
1965 Highlights

About February 28, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces