What Happened on June 29, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Anjer (Carnation) Day-anniversary of Prince Bernhard
  • Batman Comics, mobsters rubbed out a circus highwire team known as the Flying Graysons, leaving their son Dick (Robin) an orphan
  • US passes Alien Registration Act requiring Aliens to register

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise S Groenman, Dutch MP (D66)
  • Viacheslav Artyomov, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Klee, Swiss/German painter/tutor (Modern Art), dies at 60