On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Reid, Scottish rock singer-songwriter (The Jesus and Mary Chain; Freeheat), born in East Kilbride, Scotland
  • Robert Tewdwr Moss, British journalist, born in Congleton, United Kingdom (d. 1996)
1961 Highlights

About December 29, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn