On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1963

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Harmon Killebrew (Twins) HRs off Pete Burnside (Senators) in DH

Baseball Player Harmon Killebrew
Baseball Player
Harmon Killebrew

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Fraser, Scottish singer (Cocteau Twins), born in Grangemouth, Scotland
  • Greg Holmes, American tennis player, born in Salt Lake City, Utah
1963 Highlights

About August 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo