June 29, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

On Billy Williams Day in Chicago, the Cubs outfielder passes Stan Musial's NL record for consecutive games played (896)

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

Sport awardGolf Major

US Open Women's Golf, Scenic Hills CC: Donna Caponi wins first of 4 major titles; beat Peggy Wilson by 1 stroke

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi

Birthdays in Sport

  • Erik Tammer, soccer player (SC Heerenveen, Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Simon Brown, cricketer (Durham pace bowler, England 1996)