On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1938

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Construction on Lake Washington Floating Bridge, Seattle, begins

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJon Voight

Jon Voight, American actor (Deliverance, Midnight Cowboy), born in Yonkers, New York

Actor Jon Voight
Jon Voight
  • Wayne Huizenga, American businessman, CEO (Waste Management, Blockbuster), and sports team owner (Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, Florida Marlins), born in Evergreen Park, Illinois (d. 2018)