On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 2007

Historical Events

  • 2nd Republic protest in support of state secularism held in Istanbul, Turkey

Famous Birthdays

  • Infanta Sofía of Spain, Princess of Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Arve Opsahl, Norwegian actor and stand-up comedian (Mot i brøstet, Olsen-banden), dies of heart failure at 85
  • Dick Motz, New Zealand cricket player (b. 1940)
  • Ivica Račan, former Prime Minister of Croatia (b. 1944)
  • Josh Hancock, American baseball player, dies at 29
  • Milt Bocek, American baseball player (Chicago White Sox), dies at 94
  • Zhang Taofang, Chinese sniper (b. 1931)
2007 Highlights

About April 29, 2007

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus