On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Giants legend Willie Mays breaks up classic Juan Marichal vs Warren Spahn pitching dual, homering in 16th inning off Spahn for 1-0 win vs Braves

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Kermode, British film critic

Famous Deaths

  • Seth Barnes Nicholson, American astronomer who discovered four satellites of Jupiter, dies at 71