What Happened on June 29, 1901

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 15th U.S. Women's National Championship: Elisabeth Moore beats Myrtle McAteer (6-4, 3-6, 7-5, 2-6, 6-2)

Famous Birthdays

  • Frieda Inescort, actress (Pride & Prejudice), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Hendrik Diels, Flemish conductor
  • Nelson Eddy, baritone (Duets with Jeanette MacDonald), born in Providence, Rhode Island