On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • David Palmer, American musician and founding member of ABC (The Lexicon Of Love), born in Chesterfield, England
  • Melissa Etheridge, American singer/songwriter/guitarist (Never Enough)

Famous Deaths

  • Uuno Klami, Finnish composer (Psalmus; Kalevala Suite), dies of a heart attack while sailing at 60
1961 Highlights

About May 29, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini