On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 2020

Famous Deaths

  • CĂ©lio Taveira, Brazilian soccer striker (3 caps; Vasco da Gama, Nacional, Corinthians), dies from COVID-19 at 79
  • Curtis Cokes, American boxer (WBA/WBC world welterweight champion 1966-69), dies of heart failure at 82
  • Ron Johnston, English geographer (electoral geography), dies at 79
  • Roosevelt Taylor, American NFL safety (Pro Bowl 1963, 68; First Team All-Pro 1963; Chicago Bears, SF 49ers, Washington Redskins), dies at 82
2020 Highlights

About May 29, 2020

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini