On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1963

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Jim Thorpe, Red Grange & George Halas elected to football Hall of Fame

Versatile Athlete Jim Thorpe
Versatile Athlete
Jim Thorpe
American Football Coach and Team Owner George Halas
American Football Coach and Team Owner
George Halas
NFL Legend Red Grange
NFL Legend
Red Grange

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Holly, American professional wrestler

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRobert Frost

Robert Frost, American poet (New Hampshire, 4 Pulitzers), dies at 88


1963 Highlights

About January 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius