What Happened on June 29, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • In the Vietnam War, US planes bombed Hanoi & Haiphong for 1st time
  • KBSC (now KVEA) TV channel 52 in Corona-Los Angeles, CA begins
  • US bombs fuel storage facilities near North Vietnamese cities

Famous Birthdays

  • John Part, Canadian darts player

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer, dies at 82
  • Isabel Dawn, writer, dies
  • Ronald Shiner, actor (Aunt Clara, Forbidden, Girls at Sea), dies at 63