On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US ends 2 month military offensive into Cambodia

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Vallely, American skateboarder and singer (Black Flag), born in Edison, New Jersey
  • Troy Drayton, American NFL tight end (Miami Dolphins), born in Steelton, Pennsylvania

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Medical researcher Jonas Salk (55) weds painter and author Fran├žoise Gilot (48) in Paris

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk

Famous Deaths

  • Roman Ingarden, Polish philosopher (Studia philosophica), dies at 77
  • Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia), dies at 64