What Happened on May 29, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Australian Paul McManus water skis barefoot for 1:30:19

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Paul VI names 27 new cardinals, including Karol Wojtyla, archbishop of Krakow, who later became Pope John Paul II

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Risley, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Karina Orum, Danish golfer (Scandinavian champion 1989)
  • Mike Keane, Winnipeg, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)

Person of interestNoel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher, English pop musician (Oasis), born in Manchester, England

Musician Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher
  • Ray Bernard, CFL linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)

Famous Deaths

  • Geronimo Baqueiro Foster, composer, dies at 69