What Happened on January 2, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • David Cone, baseball pitcher (NY Mets/Tor Blue Jays/NY Yankees), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Edgar Martinez, baseball 1st baseman (Seattle Mariners), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Powell, actor/director (Dick Powell Theater), dies at 58
  • Jack Carson, actor (Star is Born, Mildred Pierce), dies at 52