On This Day

June 29, 1936 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Empire State Building broadcasts high definition TV-343 lines

BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Pius XI encyclical to US bishops "On motion pictures"

259th Pope Pius XI
259th Pope
Pius XI

Birthdays in History

  • Kigeli V, last King of Rwanda (1959-61), born in Kamembe, Rwanda (d. 2016)