September 29, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 26th Space Shuttle mission, Discovery 7 launched
  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Florence Griffith Joyner of USA sets 200m woman's record (21.34)
  • UN peacekeeping forces win Nobel Peace prize
  • Union Station reopens in Wash DC

Birthdays in History

  • Emily Evelyn Chase, daughter of Jayni & Chevy

Deaths in History

  • Charles Addams, cartoonist (Addams Family), dies of heart attack at 76