On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 2014

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


2014 Highlights

About March 29, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries