On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1959

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • First United States Congress elections in Hawaii as a state of the Union.

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Springer, American actor (Bernice Bobs Her Hair), born in NYC, New York
  • John Sykes, English rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy-Blue Murder), born in Reading, England
  • Ruud Janssen, Dutch writer and artist
  • Sanjay Dutt, Indian actor