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 This day in History - June 29
382 Historic Events for June 29
1907

Joan Davis, St Paul Minn, actress (I Married Joan)

Birth
1908

Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe)

Birth
1908

Rene Gerber, composer

Birth
1909

Leroy Anderson, US, composer (Syncopated Clock)

Birth
1910

Franc Henry Loesser, US songwriter/composer (Most Happy Fella)

Birth
1911

Freiherr Gautsch von Frankenthurn becomes premier

Event
1911

Klaus E J Fuchs, German/British/German nuclear physicist/spy

Birth
1911

Oscar Carr‚, circus director, dies at 64

Death
1911

Bernhard, Germany, Prince (Consort to Queen Juliana of Netherlands)

Birth
1911

Bernard Herrmann, composer

Birth
1912

Jos‚ Pablo Moncayo Garcia, Guadalajara M‚xico, composer (Huapango)

Birth
1912

John Toland, US, political writer (Rising Sun, Pulitzer 1971)

Birth
1913

2nd Balkan War begins-Bulgaria overthrows Greek/Serbian troops

Event
1914

Rafael Kubelik, Bychory Czechoslovakia, conductor (Cornelia Farooli)

Birth
1916

Boeing aircraft flies for 1st time

Event
1916

David Donaldson, painter

Birth
1916

Ruth Warwick, St Joseph Mo, actress (Citizen Kane, All My Children)

Birth
1918

Jack Harkness, rose grower

Birth
1919

Slim Pickens, Kingsburg Calif, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)

Birth
1920

Ray Harryhausen, movie special effect artist (Clash of Titans)

Birth
1921

34th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats E Ryan (62 60)

Event
1922

Vasko Popa, Yugoslavia/Serbian poet (Heaven is a Side Issue)

Birth
1923

J C Gomez, General/Venezuela's 1st VP, assassinated

Death
1923

Fritz Mauthner, German author/philosopher (skepticism), dies at 73

Death
1923

Gustave Adolph Kerker, composer, dies at 66

Death