On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 2005

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Amnesty referendum in Algeria.
  • Chicago White Sox clinch their first division title since 2000 and become just the 10th team in the history of baseball to be in first place on every day of the season

Famous Deaths

  • Austin Leslie, American chef, the "Godfather of Fried Chicken" (b. 1934)