On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

Drake releases his fifth studio album "Scorpion", a double album with 25 tracks

Singer-Songwriter Drake
Singer-Songwriter
Drake

Famous Deaths

  • Arvid Carlsson, Swedish neuropharmacologist whose work with dopamine to treat Parkinson's disease earned him a Nobel Prize (2000), dies at 95
  • Irina SzewiƄska, Polish athlete, administrator (Olympic various sprint gold 1964, 68, 76), dies of cancer at 72
  • Liliane Montevecchi, French-Italian actress, dancer, and singer (Nine, Grand Hotel), dies of colon cancer at 85
  • Steve Ditko, American comic artist (The Amazing Spider-Man, Doctor Strange), dies at 90