On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1975

Historical Events

  • 8.10" (20.57 cm) of rainfall, Litchville No Dakota (state 24-hr rec)
  • Canadian Open Golf (Peter Jackson Classic), St. George's CC: JoAnne Carner wins in a playoff with Carol Mann

Famous Deaths

  • Jerry Verno, British actor (River of Unrest, Ourselves Alone, Sweeney Todd), dies at 79
  • Tim Buckley, American singer-songwriter, dies at 28 of a heroin overdose
1975 Highlights

About June 29, 1975

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Love Will Keep Us Together - Captain & Tennille
  • UK #1 Song: I'm Not In Love - 10cc