What Happened on June 29, 1941

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • DiMaggio extends hitting streak to 42 breaking Sisler's record

Famous Birthdays

  • John Boccabella, American baseball player
  • Margritta Gummel, German DR, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • Stokeley Carmichael, [Kwame Toure], US, Black Power-activist

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Polish statesman and pianist, dies in NY at 80

Panist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Panist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski