What Happened on June 29, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Sweeney Todd" closes at Uris Theater NYC after 557 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Katherine Jenkins, Welsh soprano
  • Martin Truex Jr, American auto racer (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion 2017), born in Mayetta, New Jersey
  • Mel Peachey, British television personality