On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1969

Historical Events

  • Britain's Trans-Arctic expedition makes 1st crossing of Arctic Sea ice
  • General strike in Cordoba, Argentina, leading to the Cordobazo civil unrest

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Azizi, American actor (Idris-Lost, Eagle Eye), born in NYC, New York
  • Chan Kinchla, Canadian rock guitarist (Blues Traveler - "Run-Around"), born in Hamilton, Ontario
1969 Highlights

About May 29, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini