On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1941

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Simon, American TV correspondent (CBS, 60 Minutes), born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2015)
  • Doug Scott, English mountaineer (first ascent of south-west face of Mount Everest), born in Nottingham, England
  • Roy Crewdson, English rocker (Freddie & The Dreamers), born in Manchester
1941 Highlights

About May 29, 1941

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini