On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1963

Historical Events

  • KRE-AM in Berkeley CA changes call letters to KPAT

Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Augusta CC: Marilynn Smith beats Mickey Wright by 1 shot in 18-hole playoff

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMike Babcock

Mike Babcock, Canadian NHL Coach (Anaheim, Detroit, Team Canada), born in Manitouwadge, Ontario

NHL Coach Mike Babcock
NHL Coach
Mike Babcock

1963 Highlights

About April 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus