On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John XXIII 1st encyclical "On truth, unity, & peace, in charity"

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Parham, 4th victim of NYC's Zodiac killer (1st to die)

Famous Deaths

  • A. Cecil Snyder, American lawyer and Chief Justice of Puerto Rico, dies at 51