On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Battle of Interest9/11 Attack on New York's World Trade Towers

Dick Cheney and George W. Bush testify before the 9/11 Commission in a closed, unrecorded hearing in the Oval Office
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UA Flight 175 flies toward the South Tower of the World Trade Center while the North Tower burns
UA Flight 175 flies toward the South Tower of the World Trade Center while the North Tower burns
  • Oldsmobile builds its final car ending 107 years of production

Famous Weddings

  • "Gentlemen's Agreement" Oscar Best Supporting Actress Celeste Holm (87) weds opera singer Frank Basile (41) in Manhattan

Famous Deaths

  • Sid Smith, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1925)