On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 2008

Historical Events

Music concertGlastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, 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)
2008 Highlights

About June 29, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer