On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 2001

Famous Deaths

  • Helge Ingstad, Norwegian explorer (b. 1899)
  • John Lewis, American jazz pianist, arranger, and composer (Modern Jazz Quartet, 1952-97), dies of prostate cancer at 80
2001 Highlights

About March 29, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries