What Happened on June 29, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Bomb attack on headquarters of Islamic Party in Tehran, 72 killed
  • Hu Yaobang succeeds Hua Guofeng as leader of China PR

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Johnson, American basketball player
  • Nicol├ís Vuyovich, Argentine racing driver (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Mohammed Hussein Beheshti, Iran ayatollah/politician, murdered