On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1985

Historical Events

  • 17th space shuttle mission (51-B)-Challenger 7 launched
  • Ranger Larry Parrish is 5th to hit 3 HRs in a game in both leagues
  • Tony Tubbs beats defending champion Greg Page by unanimous decision in 15 rounds at Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo for WBA heavyweight boxing title
1985 Highlights

About April 29, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus