On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1935

Historical Events

  • LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Sunset Ridge CC: Opal Hill scores an easy, 9 & 7 win over Mrs. S.L. Reinhart to claim her first of 2 consecutive major titles

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnnie Richardson, American R&B musician (Johnnie & Joe), born in Montgomery, Alabama (d. 1988)
  • Katsuya Nomura, Japanese baseball catcher and manager (first NPB batter to win Triple Crown 1965; Nankai Hawks), born in Ky┼Źtango Kyoto, Japan (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Jack O'Neill, American baseball player (b. 1873)
1935 Highlights

About June 29, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer