What Happened on June 29, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South Africa begins implementing apartheid; no mixed marriages
  • US troops withdraw from Korea after WW II

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Veneman, American politician
  • Dan Dierdorf, NFLer, sportscaster (Monday Night Football)
  • Joan Clos i Matheu, Spanish politician

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Giffen, cricketer (brother of George, 3 Tests), dies