Historical Events For June - 29
Monday, 19 February 2018
1908 On June - 29 paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)
1909 Leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock) on this day in history.
1910 On June - 29 franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella)
1911 On June - 29 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 On this day in history 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 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 Boeing aircraft flies for first time on this day in history.
1916 Boeing aircraft flies for 1st time on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history david Donaldson, painter
1918 Jack Harkness, rose grower on June - 29.
1919 On this day in history slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)
1920 On June - 29 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 On this day in history 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 Chou Wen-Chung, Cheefoo China, composer (Mode of Shang) on June - 29.
1923 Fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73 on June - 29.
1924 On June - 29 ezra Laderman, NYC, composer (Jacob & the Indians)
1925 Canada House opens in London, England on this day in history.
1925 Cara Williams, Bkln NY, actress (Pete & Gladys, Cara Williams Show) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history the Outerbridge Crossing and Goethals Bridge in Staten Island, New York both opened.
1928 On this day in history ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
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.