On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Music concertMusic Concert

Glastonbury music festival in England; Leonard Cohen the highlight singing ""Hallelujah"

Singer-songwriter and writer Leonard Cohen
Singer-songwriter and writer
Leonard Cohen
  • Thomas Beatie, the world's first pregnant man, gives birth to a daughter
  • UEFA European Championship Final, Ernst-Happel-Stadion, Vienna, Austria: Fernando Torres scores as Spain beats Germany, 1-0
  • US Open Women's Golf, Interlachen CC: 19-year-old South Korean Inbee Park wins the first of her 7 major titles by 4 strokes ahead of runner-up Helen Alfredsson

Famous Deaths

  • Don S. Davis, American actor and artist (b. 1942)