On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Astronauts Cooper & Conrad complete 120 Earth orbits in Gemini 5

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Willie Mays sets NL record for HRs in a month with his 17th of August

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Dina Spybey, American actress, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Will Perdue, American NBA center (San Antonio Spurs), born in Melbourne, Florida