What Happened on July 2, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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Giant Willie Mays' HR in 16th inning gives them a 1-0 win over Braves

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays
  • Juan Marichal (Giants) beats Warren Spahn (Braves), 1-0 in 16 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Kermode, British film critic

Famous Deaths

  • Seth Barnes Nicholson, American astronomer who discovered four satellites of Jupiter, dies at 71