What Happened on October 29, 2002

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Ho Chi Minh City ITC Inferno, a fire destroys a luxurious department store with 1500 people shopping. Over 60 people died and over 100 are missing. It is the deadliest disaster in Vietnam during peacetime.

Famous Deaths

  • Glenn McQueen, American animator (b. 1960)