On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1996

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Andrea Leah Plummer, of Tennessee, crowned 39th America's Junior Miss
  • Superman's Action Comic #1 (1938) auctioned at Sotheby at $61,900

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander George Ogston, biochemist, dies at 85
  • Bobby Keetch, English footballer and entrepreneur, dies at 54
  • Pamela Mason [Ostrer], British actress, author and talk-show host (Lady Possessed), dies of heart failure at 78