On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1988

Historical Events

  • Graeme Hick scores his 1,000th run of 1st-class cricket season
  • Pakistan President Zia ul-Haq dismisses government and disbands parliament

Famous Birthdays

  • Cheng Fei, Chinese gymnast (Olympic gold female team 2008), born in Huangshi, Hubei
  • Steve Mason, Canadian NHL goaltender (Calder Memorial Trophy rookie of the year 2008-09), born in Oakville, Ontario
1988 Highlights

About May 29, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini