On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1963

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

"Judy Garland Show" debuts on CBS-TV

Actress Judy Garland
Judy Garland
  • "My Favorite Martian" starring Ray Walston, debuts on CBS-TV
  • "Tom Jones" film based on the novel by Henry Fielding, directed by Tony Richardson, starring Albert Finney and Susannah York premieres at the Venice Film festival (Best Picture 1964)
  • 2nd session of Ecumenical council, `Vatican II,' opened in Rome by Pope Paul

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Cardinal's celebrate Stan Musial Day in St Louis, for Stan Musial's final game, where he hits his 3,629th & 3,630th total hits (475 HRs)

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial
  • Houston Colt .45 John Paciorek goes 3 for 3 in his only game

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rolling Stones 1st tour (opening act for Bo Diddley & Everly Bros)

Singer Phil Everly
Phil Everly

Famous Birthdays

  • Les Claypool, US funk metal singer/bassist (Primus-Suck on This)