Highlights on this day June 29:
1956 – Actress Marilyn Monroe married playwright Arthur Miller in a civil ceremony in White Plains, New York.
2007 – Apple Inc. releases its first mobile phone, the iPhone.
2014- Nigeria suspected Islamist militants sprayed gunfire on worshippers in four churches in an attack on a village less than 5 km (3 miles) from Chibok, the scene of a mass abduction of more than 200 school girls in April. At least 30 people were reported killed.
2008 – Thomas Beatie, a transgender man rose to fame in 2007 when he became pregnant through artificial insemination and later gave birth to a daughter. Thomas, 41, was born female but started hormone treatment aged 24 to become a man. He later had other children.
Before sex change, he was a real pretty model: