On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cristiano Ronaldo makes his debut for Real Madrid, scoring a penalty in their 3-2 win over Deportivo La Coruña

Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo
Football Star
Cristiano Ronaldo

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Retired Denver Bronco's quarterback John Elway (49) weds former Oakland Raiders cheerleader Paige Green

NFL Quarterback John Elway
NFL Quarterback
John Elway

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Gardner, Australian auto racer (European F5000 1971; British Touring Car Championship 1967-68, 73), dies at 77
  • Jackie Collum, American baseball player, dies at 82