On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1988

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles end their record 21-game losing streak by beating the White Sox 9-0
  • Orioles beat White Sox 9-0 for 1st 1988 win after 21 loses

Famous Birthdays

  • Younha, Korean pop singer

Famous Weddings

  • "60 Minutes" newscaster Diane Sawyer weds film director Mike Nichols

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Cruickshank, actor (Body in Library, Murder Most Foul), dies
  • Jan Kapr, Czech composer, dies at 74
1988 Highlights

About April 29, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus