On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1971

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jay Fiedler, American NFL quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Long Island, New York
  • Margot Thien, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • Mark Montreuil, Canadian NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers), born in Montreal, Quebec

Famous Deaths

  • Stuart Holmes, American actor (Life's Shop Window, Prisoner of Zenda), dies of stomach ailment at 87