What happend on 29.06 in history

1995
The NASA Space Shuttle Atlantis docks with the Russian Mir space station for the first time.
1986
Argentina wins the 1986 World Cup
1976
The Seychelles became independent from the United Kingdom.
1950
United States defeats England 1-0 in the 1950 World Cup. For details, please see England v United States (1950).
1945
Carpathian Ruthenia was annexed by Soviet Union
1937
Joseph-Armand Bombardier of Canada receives patent for sprocket and track traction system used in snow vehicles.
1933
Italian boxer Primo Carnera knocked out American Jack Sharkey to become the heavyweight champion of the world.
1927
First test of Wallace Turnbull's variable-pitch propeller.
1925
Canada House opens in London, England.
1922
France grants 1 km² at Vimy Ridge "freely, and for all time, to the Government of Canada, the free use of the land exempt from all taxes".
1914
Jina Guseva attempts to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.
1905
Moonlight Graham makes his only major league baseball appearance, in a game between the New York Giants and the Brooklyn Superbas but gets no at-bat.
1895
Doukhobors burn their weapons as a protest against conscription by the Tsarist Russian government.
1891
United States National Forest Service is organized.
1880
France annexes Tahiti
1864
Ninety-nine people killed in Canada's worst railway disaster near St-Hilaire, Quebec.
1863
George Custer is appointed as a U.S. Union brigadier-general
1850
Coal discovered on Vancouver Island.
1786
Alexander Macdonnell and over five hundred Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario.
1749
New Governor, Charles de la Ralière Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island).
1613
The Globe Theatre in London, England burns to the ground.
© 2004 - 2017 by SkinTech. Joke Station - The Funny Jokes Palace : .: 24 users browsing JokeStation right now. (2)
Network sites: • SkinBaseThe WallpapersMovieStationPhotoVillageIP Details