Historical Events For June - 29
Wednesday, 07 December 2016
1908 Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe) on June - 29.
1909 On this day in history leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock)
1910 On June - 29 franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella)
1911 Freiherr Gautsch von Frankenthurn becomes premier on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history 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 June - 29.
1913 On June - 29 2nd Balkan War begins-Bulgaria overthrows Greek/Serbian troops
1914 On June - 29 g Neujmin discovers asteroid #791 Ani
1914 Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia on June - 29.
1914 On this day in history rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli)
1916 Boeing aircraft flies for first time on this day in history.
1916 On June - 29 boeing aircraft flies for 1st time
1916 On this day in history david Donaldson, painter
1918 On June - 29 jack Harkness, rose grower
1919 Slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles) on June - 29.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue)
1923 Chou Wen-Chung, Cheefoo China, composer (Mode of Shang) on this day in history.
1923 On June - 29 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 On June - 29 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 this day in history first flight from West Coast arrives in Hawaii
1927 On this day in history 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 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 June - 29.
1929 First high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca on this day in history.
1929 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca on this day in history.