What Happened on March 29, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "It's a Bird... It's Superman" opens at Alvin NYC for 129 performances

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Muhammad Ali beats George Chuvalo in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali

Famous Birthdays

  • Dwayne Harper, NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers)
  • Eric Gunderson, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Robb Thomas, NFL receiver (Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Daugherty, trombonist (Spike Jones & City Slickers), dies at 50