On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ryder Cup Golf, The Belfry: Europe wins 15½-12½ after teams tied at 8 points going into Sunday singles matches
  • Seattle running back Shaun Alexander sets NFL record for most touchdowns in a half with 5 in 1st half of 48-23 win v Minnesota Vikings at Seahawks Stadium; runs for 4 plus 80-yard reception

Famous Deaths

  • Edmund Trebus, probably best known for his appearance on A Life of Grime (b. 1918)