On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 2020

Historical Events

  • Golden State Killer and former police officer Joseph DeAngelo Jr pleads guilty to 12 murders and dozens of rapes
  • US Supreme Court rules 5-4 that abortion restrictions in Louisiana unconstitutional, striking down a 2014 state law

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCarl Reiner

Carl Reiner, American comedian, actor, writer and director (2000 Year Old Man, Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 98

Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director Carl Reiner
Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director
Carl Reiner
  • Ernesto Marcel, Panamanian boxer (WBA featherweight title 1972-74), dies at 72
  • Hachalu Hundessa, Ethiopian singer songwriter (Waa'ee Keenyaa), shot and killed at 34
2020 Highlights

About June 29, 2020

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer