What Happened on July 29, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Publication of "Fellowship of the Ring" 1st volume of "Lord of the Rings" by J. R. R. Tolkien published by George Allen and Unwin in London

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien

Famous Birthdays

  • Flo Hyman, Inglewood California, volleyball player (Olympic-silver-1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Coen de Koning, Dutch speed skater (b. 1879)