On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Hofmann, Swiss chemist, known as the first to synthesize LSD (b. 1906)
  • Michael "Micky" Waller, British blues and rock drummer (Long John Baldry; Jeff Beck Group), dies of liver failure at 66
2008 Highlights

About April 29, 2008

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus