Historical Events In March - 29
Friday, 14 August 2020
1986 On March - 29 harry Ritz, actor (3 Musketeers, On the Avenue), dies at 79
1987 US tourist Ginger Meadows taken by crocodile in Prince Regent River, Western Australia on this day in history.
1987 On March - 29 wrestlemania III-93,173 watch Hulk Hogan beat Andre the Giant
1987 Yitzhak Shamir re-elected chairman of right wing Herut Party on this day in history.
1988 US Congress discontinues aid to Nicaraguan contras on March - 29.
1989 On March - 29 61st Academy Awards "Rainman", Dustin Hoffman & Jodie Foster win
1989 On this day in history michael Milken, junk bond king, indicted in New York for racketeering
1989 Sergei Priakin signed by Calgary Flames; first Soviet player allowed to play in North America by Soviet Ice Hockey Federation on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history the first Soviet hockey players are permitted to play for the NHL
1989 On this day in history uS private commercial rocket takes suborbital test flight (New Mexico)
1989 Bernard Blier, actor (Les Miserables, Women & War), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1990 NYC's Zodiac killer shoots 2nd victim, Germaine Montenesdro on this day in history.
1990 On March - 29 prime Minister Bob Hawke claims victory in Australian election, becoming first Labor winner of four consecutive terms.
1990 Germaine Montenesdro, 2nd victim of NYC's Zodiac killer, shot dead on this day in history.
1991 On March - 29 lee Atwater, political strategists (R), dies of brain tumor at 40
1992 On this day in history 12th Golden Raspberry Awards Hudson Hawk wins
1992 World Ice Dance Championship in Oakland won by Klimova & Ponomarenko (CIS) on March - 29.
1992 Earl Spencer, father of Lady Diana, dies at 68 on March - 29.
1992 12th Golden Raspberry Awards: Hudson Hawk wins on this day in history.
1993 On March - 29 65th Academy Awards "Unforgiven", Al Pacino & Emma Thompson win
1993 On this day in history catherine Callbeck leads her Prince Edward Island Liberals to a 31 seat landslide; first woman in Canada to be elected premier
1993 Queensland all out for 75 vs New South Wales in Sheffield Shield Final on March - 29.
1993 65th Academy Awards: "Unforgiven", Al Pacino & Emma Thompson win on March - 29.
1994 On March - 29 last day of Test cricket for Allan Border
1994 On this day in history serbs & Croats signed a cease-fire to end the war in Croatia
1994 Bill Travers, actor (Trio, Gorgo, Born Free), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history carl E Jefferson, record company owner, dies at 74
1996 On this day in history 10th Soul Train Music Awards Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win
1996 Maggie Donnelly, bag lady, dies at 46 on March - 29.
1996 On March - 29 10th Soul Train Music Awards: Patti Labelle, Boyz II Men win
1997 On this day in history a boat carrying dozens of Albanians seeking refuge in Italy strikes an Italian navy ship and sinks in Adriatic waters, killing at least 52 people.
1997 Eddie Ryder, actor (Slick Jones-General Hospital), dies at 74 on March - 29.
2000 A US Air Force report shows a link between Agent Orange and diabetes in veterans who sprayed the chemical in the Vietnam War. Finally on this day in history.
2013 On March - 29 10 people are killed and 31 are injured by a blast outside the US consulate in Pakistan