What Happened on July 31, 1963

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Arturo Illia elected President of Argentina
  • Cleve ties record of 4 consecutive HRs (Held, Ramos, Francona, Brown)
  • Indians' Woodie Held, Pedro Ramos, Tito Francona, & Larry Brown hit consecutive home runs in one inning (vs California Angels)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Skrudland, Peace River, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • Norman Cook, rocker (Housemartins-Happy Hour, Over There)