29 June It Happened Today
1603 London’s Globe Theatre burns to the ground.
1801 The first national census is carried out in Great Britain.
1901 Birth of American actor Nelson Eddy.
1940 Death of Swiss artist Paul Klee.
1941 Death of Polish pianist Jan Paderewski.
1967 American actress Jayne Mansfield is killed in a car crash.
1986 Argentina win the football World Cup, beating West Germany 3-2.