Historical Events For June - 29
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
1908 On June - 29 paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)
1909 Leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock) on June - 29.
1910 Franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella) on this day in history.
1911 On June - 29 freiherr Gautsch von Frankenthurn becomes premier
1911 On June - 29 bernard Herrmann, NYC, composes film music
1912 John Toland, US, political writer (Rising Sun, Pulitzer 1971) on June - 29.
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 On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
1914 On this day in history jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
1914 Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli) on this day in history.
1916 Boeing aircraft flies for first time on June - 29.
1916 On this day in history boeing aircraft flies for 1st time
1916 On June - 29 david Donaldson, painter
1918 Jack Harkness, rose grower on June - 29.
1919 Slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles) on this day in history.
1920 Ray Harryhausen, movie special effect artist (Clash of Titans) on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history 34th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats E Ryan (62 60)
1922 K Reinmuth discovers asteroid #979 Ilsewa on this day in history.
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 Vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue) on this day in history.
1923 Chou Wen-Chung, Cheefoo China, composer (Mode of Shang) on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73
1924 On this day in history ezra Laderman, NYC, composer (Jacob & the Indians)
1925 On June - 29 canada House opens in London, England.
1925 Cara Williams, Bkln NY, actress (Pete & Gladys, Cara Williams Show) on June - 29.
1926 Carter Woodson wins Springarn Medal for research of Black history on this day in history.
1927 First flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii on June - 29.
1927 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 on this day in history.
1927 1st flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii on June - 29.
1928 On this day in history the Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened.
1928 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park) on this day in history.
1929 On June - 29 first high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca
1929 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca on June - 29.