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 This day in History - June 29
382 Historic Events for June 29
1991

"Jackie Mason - Brand New" closes at Neil Simon NYC after 216 perfs

Event
1991

Britain's Nick Brown, 591st rank beats 10th-seeded Goran Ivanisevic 4-6, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 in 2nd round at Wimbledon

Event
1992

Mohammed Boudiaf, president of Algeria, assassinated at 73

Death
1992

Pierre Billotte, French military man (IIGM), dies

Death
1992

NHL decides Eric Lindross goes to Flyers instead of Rangers

Event
1992

"Salome" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 9 performances

Event
1992

2 earthquakes including 7.4 hits southern Calif

Event
1992

A's Dennis Eckersley sets record of 26th straight save of season

Event
1993

Angela and Amy Lakeberg, US Siamese twin (separated on Aug 20th)

Birth
1994

Cameron Mitchell, actor (Man on Tightrope), dies of lung cancer at 76

Death
1994

Kurt Eichhorn, conductor, dies at 85

Death
1994

Socialist, Tomiichi Murayama, elected premier of Japan

Event
1994

Ray Crane, trumpeter, dies at 63

Death
1994

US reopens Guantanamo Naval Base to process refugees

Event
1995

Roy Rowland, film director, dies at 84

Death
1995

Memphis Mad Dogs 1st CFL game (vs Calgary Stampeders)

Event
1995

Lana Turner, actress (Madame X), dies of cancer at 75

Death
1995

George Foreman loses IBF boxing title, refused to fight Axel Schulz

Event
1996

Superman's Action Comic #1 (1938) auctioned at Sotheby at $61,900

Event
1996

Pamela Mason, actress (Wild in the Streets), dies at 78

Death
1996

Bobby Keetch, footballer/entrepreneur, dies at 54

Death
1996

Alexander George Ogston, biochemist, dies at 85

Death
1996

Andrea Leah Plummer, of Tennessee, crowned 39th America's Junior Miss

Event
1997

"London Assurance" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 72 perfs

Event
1997

William Hickey, actor (Prizzi's Honor), dies of emphysema at 68

Death