On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1995

Historical Events

  • Final TV broadcast of "Empty Nest" on NBC TV
  • KC Royal John Nonely is 70th to HR on his 1st at bat
  • Longest sausage ever, at 28.77 miles, made in Kitchener, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Angier Biddle Duke, American diplomat and the youngest American ambassador in history, dies at 79
  • Robert Gibb, British zoo and theme park creator (Flamingo Land; Pleasure Island), dies in a car accident at 57
1995 Highlights

About April 29, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus