What Happened on October 1, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st time since 1910 no AL player, played in every game
  • Nigeria enacts a new constitution and becomes a republic

Famous Birthdays

  • Beth Chamberlin, Danville Vt, actress (Beth Spaulding-Guiding Light)

Person of interestMark McGwire

Mark McGwire, MLB 1st baseman (AL rookie of year 1988, Oakland A's, St. Louis Cardinals), born in Pomona, California

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire