What Happened on August 29, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Astronauts Cooper & Conrad complete 120 Earth orbits in Gemini 5

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Willie Mays sets NL record for HRs in a month with his 17th of August

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Alphons Arts, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Dina Spybey, American actress
  • Will Perdue, NBA center (San Antonio Spurs)