On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • VP Walter F Mondale begins trip to Middle East

Famous Birthdays

  • Luke Kirby, Canadian American actor (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • Nicole Scherzinger, American singer (Pussycat Dolls), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Sam Farrar, Australian-American bassist (Phantom Planet), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Crane, American DJ and actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed), murdered at 49