June 29, 1977 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • South Africa opposition party, the New Republic Party (NRP), is formed after the integration of the United Party (UP) and Democratic Party (DP)
  • Supreme Court rules out death penalty for rapists of adults
  • Willie Stargell hits his 400th career HR

Birthdays in History

  • Oleg Korenfeld, Russian-born American poet

Deaths in History

  • Anton D Hildebrand, children's book writer (Monus), dies at 70
  • Magda Lupescu, consort of King Carol II of Romania (b. 1895)