On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • US and South Vietnamese forces launch an incursion into Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAndre Agassi

Andre Agassi, American tennis player (Olympic gold 1996, 8 Grand Slam titles), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

Tennis Legend Andre Agassi
Tennis Legend
Andre Agassi
  • China Forbes, American singer and songwriter (Pink Martini)
  • Derrick Frazier, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • J R Phillips, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies), born in West Covina, California
  • Leuea Tagoai, CFL defensive end (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Mark McMillian, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles, KC Chiefs)

Person of interestUma Thurman

Uma Thurman, American actress (Baron Munchausen, Pulp Fiction), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actress Uma Thurman
Uma Thurman
  • William Martin III, finn sailor (Olympics 23rd-1996), born in Charleston, South Carolina