On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 2001

Historical Events

Farm Aid Concert

Farm Aid 14 held in Noblesville, Indiana; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Doobie Brothers, and Martina McBride

Musician Dave Matthews
Dave Matthews
Country Singer-Songwriter Martina McBride
Country Singer-Songwriter
Martina McBride
Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Neil Young
  • The Syracuse Herald-Journal, a U.S. newspaper dating back to 1839, ceases publication

Famous Weddings

Jennifer Lopez

Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez (32) weds dancer/choreographer Cris Judd (32) in Calabasas, California

Singer and Actress Jennifer Lopez
Singer and Actress
Jennifer Lopez

Famous Deaths

Nguyen Van Thieu

Nguyễn Văn Thiệu, President of South Vietnam (1965-75), dies of a stroke at 78

President of South Vietnam Nguyen Van Thieu
President of South Vietnam
Nguyen Van Thieu
2001 Highlights

About September 29, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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