What Happened on May 29, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Recording

Bing Crosby records "White Christmas", greatest selling record to date

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Conway, actor (Flash Point, Cage of Angels), born in NYC, New York
  • Pierre Bourque, Former mayor of Montreal

Famous Deaths

  • John Barrymore, American actor (Beloved Rogue, Dinner at 8), dies from cirrhosis of the liver and kidney failure at 60