What Happened on April 29, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 2006 NFL Draft: Mario Williams from North Carolina State first pick from Houston Texans

Famous Weddings

  • "The O.C." actress Amanda Righetti (23) weds film director and writer Jordan Alan in Oahu, Hawaii
  • Ranchera singer Lupillo Rivera weds Mayeli in Garden Grove, California

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Kenneth Galbraith, Canadian economist (Affluent Society-58 Hillman Award), dies of natural causes at 97

Economist and Author John Kenneth Galbraith
Economist and Author
John Kenneth Galbraith