On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 2012

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Sandy makes landfall in New Jersey resulting in 110 deaths and $50 billion in damage and forces the New York stock exchange to close
  • Publishing companies Penguin and Random House merge to form the world's largest publisher
2012 Highlights

About October 29, 2012

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio