On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 2011

Historical Events

  • Record-breaking snowstorm in the northeastern United States leaves nearly 2 million residents without power for more than 36 hours.

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Eva Amurri (26) weds former Major League Soccer player Kyle Martino (31) in Charleston, South Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Jimmy Savile, British entertainer and suspected sexual predator, dies at 84
2011 Highlights

About October 29, 2011

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Someone Like You - Adele
  • UK #1 Song: We Found Love - Rihanna Ft. Calvin Harris