What Happened on May 29, 1996

Historical Events

  • NHL Western Conference Final: Colorado Avalanche beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 2

Event of Interest

Space Shuttle STS 77 Endeavour 11), lands

Famous Deaths

  • Jeremy Sinden, English actor (Chariots of Fire, Ascendancy, Harem), dies at 45
  • Tamara Toumanova, Georgian-American prima ballerina (Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo), dies at 77

About May 29, 1996

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 4 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tha Crossroads - Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
  • UK #1 Song: Three Lions (The Official Song Of The England Football Team) - Baddiel & Skinner & Lightning Seeds