On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1961

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Dylan injured in car accident

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
Bob Dylan
  • Philadelphia Phillies lose, 4-3 to SF Giants at Connie Mack Stadium; 1st of MLB record 23 straight defeats
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands become a French overseas territory
1961 Highlights

About July 29, 1961

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo