On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 193.8 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
  • Yoweri Museveni sworn in as President of Uganda

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Bourque, American pro hockey player
  • Drew Tyler Bell, American actor
  • Mark Howard, English football player
  • Simon Vukčević, Montenegrin football player

Famous Deaths

  • Leif Erickson, American actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront), dies at 74