What Happened on June 29, 1897

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago beats Louisville 36-7 (baseball)

Famous Birthdays

  • Fulgence Charpentier, French-Canadian journalist, born in Sainte-Anne-de-Prescott, Ontario, Canada (d. 2001)
  • Ottmar Gerster, German composer (rector of the Liszt Music Academy in Weimar), born in Braunfels, Germany (d. 1969)