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 This day in History - April 29
375 Historic Events for April 29
1930

Alfred Lewis Valentine, Jamaican cricket player

Birth
1930

Alf Valentine, cricketer (great West Indian lefty spinner)

Birth
1930

North Sea floodgate at Ijmuiden (biggest in world) officially opens

Event
1930

123 runs are scored in 7 major league games

Event
1930

Telephone connection England-Australia goes into service

Event
1931

Lonnie Donegan, Glasgow Scotland, vocalist

Birth
1931

Cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0

Event
1931

Aleksei Aleksandrovich Gubarev, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 17, 28)

Birth
1931

William Ball, actor (Suburban Commando)

Birth
1931

Anthony "Lonnie" Donegan, Scotish skiffle vocalist/guitarist

Birth
1932

King Hu, film director

Birth
1932

Yevgeni Alekseyevich Zaikin, Russian cosmonaut (Voshkod 2 backup)

Birth
1933

Rod Marvin McKuen, Oakland Calif, singer/composer (Alone, Beatsville)

Birth
1933

Raymond Earl Hill, saxophonist

Birth
1933

Keith Baxter, South Wales, actor (Barretts at Wimpole Street)

Birth
1933

Darijan Bozic, composer

Birth
1934

Pedro Pires, premier (Cape Verde, 1975-91)

Birth
1934

Pitts is last major league city to play a home game on a Sunday

Event
1935

Otto M Zykan, composer

Birth
1935

Len Weinrib, NYC, comedian (Spike Jones Show)

Birth
1935

Leroy Carr, rocker, dies=

Death
1936

1st pro baseball game in Japan is played Nagoya defeats Daitokyo, 8-5

Event
1936

Zubin Mehta, Bombay India, conductor (NY Philharmonic)

Birth
1936

Richard Lynch, actor (Xavier-Battlestar Galactica)

Birth
1936

Lane Smith, Memphis TN, actor (Perry White-Lois and Clark)

Birth