On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1965

Historical Events

  • USAF Capt Joseph Henry Engle reaches 85,530 m in X-15

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Jarvis, English cricketer (England pace bowler 1988-93), born in Redcar, Yorkshire, England
  • Tripp Eisen [Tod Salvador], American musician (Static-X), born in Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Ryelandt, Belgian composer (Christus Rex - Christ the King), dies at 95
  • Sidney Marion, American actor (Outlaws is Coming, Quicksand), dies at 64
1965 Highlights

About June 29, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer