On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Nagrin, American modern dancer and choreographer, dies at 91
  • Freddie Hubbard, American jazz trumpet player (b. 1938)
  • Kees [Cornelis Pieter] van Dijk, Dutch minister of the Interior, dies at 77
2008 Highlights

About December 29, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn