June 29, 1986 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Moses Mayekiso, who was the General Secretary of the Metal and Allied Workers Union (MAWU) and became a member of the South African Communist Party (SACP), is detained for a second time and spends several months in solitary cofinement

Deaths in History

  • Ida Mae McKenzie, entertainer, dies
  • John P East, (Sen-R-NC), dies at 55