What Happened on March 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Movie star Jimmy Stewart is promoted to full colonel, one of the few Americans to rise from private to colonel in four years

  • World War II: Last day of V-1 flying bomb attacks on England

Famous Birthdays

  • Julie Goodyear, British actress (Bet Lynch-Coronation Street)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Walt "Clyde" Frazier, NBA guard (NY Knicks), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Basketball Player Walt Frazier
Basketball Player
Walt Frazier
  • Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl T Sapper, German geographer/geologist (Vulkankunde), dies at 79