What Happened on June 29, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • XETV TV channel 6 in Tijuana-San Diego, CA (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Hinsche, American musician (Dino, Desi & Billy), born in Manila, the Philippines
  • Colin Hay, Kilwinning, Scotland, Scottish-Australian guitarist and singer (Men At Work)
  • Don Dokken, heavy metal rocker (Dokken-Alone Again)
  • Rosa Mota, Port marathoner (Olympic-gold-1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Jules van Nuffel, composer, dies at 70