Today in History - History - June 29th

All Categories | Historical Events | Famous Birthdays | Deaths | Weddings | Divorces

Hop to:
Notable Historical Events for June 29th

195712th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls

2000Eminem's mother goes to court claiming defamation of character in a $10 million civil suit, after taking exception to the line "My mother smokes more dope than I do" from her son's single 'My Name Is'

1991"Jackie Mason - Brand New" closes at Neil Simon NYC after 216 perfs

1980Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Sarah Coventry Golf Tournament

1944Rommel & von Rundstedt travel to Berchtesgaden

1850British ex-Prime Minister Sir Robert Peel falls off his horse; de died three days later

2007Enya receives an honorary doctorate from the National University of Ireland, Galway

1613Shakespeare's Globe Theatre burns down

1863George Armstrong Custer, aged 23 appointed Union Brigadier General

2006Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that President George W. Bush's plan to try Guantanamo Bay detainees in military tribunals violates U.S. and international law.

June 29th Historical Events
Date Event
Notable Birthdays on June 29th

1943Little Eva (Eva Boyd), Belhaven, North Carolina, American pop singer (Locomotion)

1947Richard Lewis, NYC, comedian (Marty Gold-Anything But Love)

June 29th Birthdays
Date Event
Notable Weddings on June 29th

1931Actress Mary Astor (25) weds Dr. Franklyn Thorpe

1983Producer Dick Wolf (36) weds Christine Marburg

1967Actress Maggie Smith (32) weds actor Robert Stephens (35) in Greenwich, England

1956Actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe (30) weds for 3rd time playwright Arthur Miller (40) at White Plains Court House in White Plains, New York

1970Medical researcher Jonas Salk (55) weds painter and author Fran├žoise Gilot (48) in Paris

2005American actress Jennifer Garner (33) weds actor and film director Ben Affleck (32) at the Parrot Cay resort on Turks and Caicos Islands

June 29th Weddings
Date Event
Notable Divorces on June 29th

2012Actress Katie Holmes (33) divorces American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (50) allegedly due to disagreement about their religious beliefs and the raising of their daughter Suri, after 5 years of marriage

1943Actor Jackie Coogan (28) divorces actress Flower Parry after almost 2 years of marriage

June 29th Divorces
Date Event
Notable Deaths on June 29th

1941Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Polish statesman and pianist, dies in NY at 80

1852Henry Clay, the great compromiser, dies of tuberculosis at 75

June 29th Deaths
Date Event
Keep in touch with us:
beta testing:

nothing here now

´╗┐
Today in history calendar
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31