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 (b. 1908)

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