On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Andrej Kiska is elected President of Slovakia
  • First same-sex couples marry in the UK as a result of the passing of The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Mundi [also Tony Schnasse, born Antonio Salas], American session musician and drummer (The Mothers of Invention, Rhinoceros), dies of complications from diabetes at 71

Person of interestHobart "Hobie" Alter

Hobart "Hobie" Alter, surf and sailing entrepreneur and pioneer who created the Hobie Cat, dies of cancer at 80