What Happened on June 29, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "American Daughter" closes at Cort Theater NYC after 88 performances
  • "London Assurance" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • 18th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Graham Marsh

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Greg Norman wins PGA St Jude Classic

Golfer Greg Norman
Greg Norman
  • Progress M-35 Soyuz Launch (Russia)
  • Tyrenda Williams, 18, of Alabama, crowned 40th America's Junior Miss

Famous Deaths

  • William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor, The Nightmare Before Christmas), dies of emphysema at 69