June 3, 1929 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st trade show at Atlantic City Convention Center (electric light)
  • Chile and Peru sign the Treaty of Lima, finally resolving their border dispute from the War of the Pacific (1879–83). Chile keeps Arica and Peru regains Tacna.

Birthdays in History

  • Chuck Barris, TV game show producer and host (Gong Show), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2017)
  • Howard Yanks, founder (Philadelphia folk festival)
  • Werner Arber, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate