What Happened on April 29, 2012

Historical Events

  • International Chemical Weapons Convention deadline for chemical weapon stockpiles comes into effect

Famous Deaths

  • Amarillo Slim, American professional poker player, dies at 83
  • Jim McCrary, American photographer (album covers such as Tapestry, Ticket to Ride), dies of a chronic nervous system disorder at 72
  • Shukri Ghanem, Libyan Prime Minister, dies at 69
2012 Highlights

About April 29, 2012

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra
  • UK #1 Song: Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen