Historical Events Happened In June - 29
Monday, 02 March 2015
1908 Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe) on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock)
1910 Franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella) on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history freiherr Gautsch von Frankenthurn becomes premier
1911 Bernard Herrmann, NYC, composes film music on June - 29.
1912 John Toland, US, political writer (Rising Sun, Pulitzer 1971) on this day in history.
1913 Beginning of the 2nd Balkan War on this day in history.
1913 2nd Balkan War begins-Bulgaria overthrows Greek/Serbian troops on this day in history.
1914 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani on this day in history.
1914 On June - 29 jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
1914 On this day in history rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli)
1916 On June - 29 boeing aircraft flies for first time
1916 On June - 29 boeing aircraft flies for 1st time
1916 David Donaldson, painter on this day in history.
1918 On June - 29 jack Harkness, rose grower
1919 On June - 29 slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)
1920 On this day in history ray Harryhausen, movie special effect artist (Clash of Titans)
1921 34th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats E Ryan (62 60) on June - 29.
1922 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #979 Ilsewa on this day in history.
1922 On June - 29 france grants 1 km² at Vimy Ridge "freely, and for all time, to the Government of Canada, the free use of the land exempt from all taxes."
1922 Vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue) on June - 29.
1923 On June - 29 chou Wen-Chung, Cheefoo China, composer (Mode of Shang)
1923 On June - 29 fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73
1924 Ezra Laderman, NYC, composer (Jacob & the Indians) on this day in history.
1925 Canada House opens in London, England on this day in history.
1925 On this day in history cara Williams, Bkln NY, actress (Pete & Gladys, Cara Williams Show)
1926 Carter Woodson wins Springarn Medal for research of Black history on this day in history.
1927 On June - 29 first flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii
1927 On June - 29 wallace Turnbull's variable-pitch propeller first tested on an Avro 504 trainer; Rothesay, NB, aeronautical engineer creates one of Canada's great global inventions.
1927 On June - 29 1st flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii
1928 The Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened on June - 29.
1928 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park) on June - 29.
1929 On this day in history first high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca
1929 On this day in history 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca