On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 4th Dutch government of Colijn falls
  • Dixie Clipper completes 1st commercial plane flight to Europe

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Connolly, Australian cricketer (Australian pace bowler through 60s), born in Skipton, Victoria, Australia
  • Ron Headley, West Indian cricketer (son of George, 2 Tests WI v England 1973), born in Kingston, Jamaica