Historical Events In August - 29
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
1968 On August - 29 victor Sutherland, dies at 79
1970 On this day in history black Panthers confront cops in Phila (1 cop killed)
1970 Mary Clare, dies at 76 on August - 29.
1971 Hank Aaron becomes the first player in baseball's National League to drive in 100+ runs in 11 seasons on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, Ger night club performer/singer, dies
1973 On this day in history michael Dunn, short actor (Justine, Boom, Madigan), dies at 38
1975 Star in Cygnus goes nova becoming 4th brightest in sky on this day in history.
1975 Eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92 on August - 29.
1976 Anissa Jones, actress (Buffy-Family Affair), ODs at 18 on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history lou Brock breaks Ty Cobb's record by stealing the 893rd base of his baseball career.
1977 On August - 29 jean Hagen, actress (Dead Ringer, Shaggy Dog, Arena), dies at 54
1979 Mary Marquet, actress (Landru, Paris Canaille), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1981 Lowell Thomas, newscaster (High Adventure), dies in Pawling NY at 89 on this day in history.
1982 Ingrid Bergman, actress (Anastasia, Gaslight), dies on 67th birthday on August - 29.
1983 On this day in history simon Oakland, actor (Toma, Kolchak, Baa Baa Black Sheep), dies at 61
1985 Atlantis moves to launch pad for the 51-J mission on August - 29.
1985 On this day in history alexander Abramsky, composer, dies at 87
1986 Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indies 1933-35, "chinaman"), dies on this day in history.
1987 Academy Award-winner Lee Marvin dies in Tucson, AZ, at age 63 on this day in history.
1987 Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63 on August - 29.
1988 On this day in history uSSR launches 3 cosmonauts (Valery Polyakav, 1 Afghan) to station Mir
1989 On August - 29 off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico a 6.7 quake was felt along the coast of Jalisco. Also felt at Guadalajara and in the southern part of the Mexico City area
1990 On August - 29 c-5 transport plane crashes at Ramstein AFB, Germany, killing 13
1990 On this day in history saddam Hussein declares America can't beat Iraq
1990 Sandy, dog in the play Annie, dies at 16 on August - 29.
1991 On this day in history john F Kennedy Jr wins his first law case
1991 On August - 29 the Communist Party ends 75 years of power in the USSR.
1991 On this day in history the Soviet Communist Party was formally suspended as leader of USSR
1991 Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies on August - 29.
1992 On August - 29 mary Norton, children book author (Borrowers), dies at 88
1993 Dorian Corey, actor (Paris is Burning), dies of AIDs at 56 on this day in history.
1994 The Windsor and Hantsport Railway commences operation in Nova Scotia on August - 29.
1994 On August - 29 arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist, dies at 90
1995 On this day in history frank Perry, US dir (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65