What Happened on June 29, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dmitri Shostakovitch's 7th Symphony premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Bas van der Vlies, Dutch politician (SGP), born in Sliedrecht, Netherlands
  • Larry Snyder, American jockey, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Mike Willesee, Australian television presenter (This Day Tonight), born in Perth, Australia