On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1963

Historical Events

  • 52nd Davis Cup: USA beats Australia in Adelaide (3-2)
  • National Football League Championship, Wrigley Field, Chicago: Chicago Bears beat New York Giants, 14-10; Giants 3rd consecutive championship defeat; played in temperatures under 10 °F (−12 °C)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave McKean, British artist & filmmaker, born in Maidenhead, United Kingdom
  • Francisco Bustamante, Filipino billiard player, born in Tarlac, Philippines
  • Sean Payton, American NFL coach (Super Bowl 2009, New Orleans Saints; AP Coach of the Year 2006; 'Bountygate'), born in San Mateo, California
1963 Highlights

About December 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn