Historical Events For June - 29
Saturday, 29 April 2017
1908 On this day in history paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)
1909 On this day in history leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock)
1910 Franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella) on June - 29.
1911 On June - 29 freiherr Gautsch von Frankenthurn becomes premier
1911 On this day in history bernard Herrmann, NYC, composes film music
1912 John Toland, US, political writer (Rising Sun, Pulitzer 1971) on this day in history.
1913 On June - 29 beginning of the 2nd Balkan War
1913 2nd Balkan War begins-Bulgaria overthrows Greek/Serbian troops on June - 29.
1914 G Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani on June - 29.
1914 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia on June - 29.
1914 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) on this day in history.
1916 Boeing aircraft flies for first time on this day in history.
1916 Boeing aircraft flies for 1st time on June - 29.
1916 On June - 29 david Donaldson, painter
1918 Jack Harkness, rose grower on June - 29.
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 On June - 29 34th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats E Ryan (62 60)
1922 On June - 29 k Reinmuth discovers asteroid #979 Ilsewa
1922 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." on June - 29.
1922 On June - 29 vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue)
1923 On this day in history chou Wen-Chung, Cheefoo China, composer (Mode of Shang)
1923 Fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73 on June - 29.
1924 Ezra Laderman, NYC, composer (Jacob & the Indians) on this day in history.
1925 On June - 29 canada House opens in London, England.
1925 On June - 29 cara Williams, Bkln NY, actress (Pete & Gladys, Cara Williams Show)
1926 On this day in history carter Woodson wins Springarn Medal for research of Black history
1927 First flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii on June - 29.
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 this day in history 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 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca on this day in history.