On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Deaths

  • Janet Frame, New Zealand novelist (Intensive Care, Owls Do Cry), dies at 79
  • M. M. Kaye, British writer (The Far Pavilions), dies at 95
  • Otto Wilhelm Fischer, Austrian actor (Helden, Ich suche dich), dies of kidney disease at 88