What Happened on December 31, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Dear Abby show premieres on CBS radio (runs 11 years)
  • Jerry Garcia & Bob Weir played music together for the 1st time

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Simmons, NFL tackle (Washington Redskins)
  • Konishiki, American sumo wrestler
  • Scott Ian, American heavy metal guitarist (Anthrax-I'm the Man), born in Queens, New York