What Happened on December 29, 1960

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Gilbert, cricketer (Aussie pace bowler in 9 Tests 1985-86)
  • David Boon, cricketer (short backward square from Tasmania)
  • Katerina Didaskou, Greek actress
  • Thomas Lubanga, founder and leader of Union of Congolese Patriots

Famous Deaths

  • Eden Phillpotts, British writer (b. 1862)
  • Philippe Panneton, Quebec physician, diplomat and writer (b. 1895)