What Happened on January 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Jim Thorpe, Red Grange & George Halas elected to football Hall of Fame

Versatile Athlete Jim Thorpe
Versatile Athlete
Jim Thorpe
American Football Player, Coach, Owner, and Pioneer George Halas
American Football Player, Coach, Owner, and Pioneer
George Halas
NFL halfback Red Grange
NFL halfback
Red Grange

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Holly, American professional wrestler
  • Michelle Bell, Melrose MA, LPGA golfer (1981 Mass School Girls Champ)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert Frost, American poet (New Hampshire, 4 Pulitzers), dies at 88