What Happened on July 29, 2016

Historical Events

Presidential Convention

Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic nomination for US President at Democratic convention in Philadelphia - first woman by a major US party

Famous Divorces

Amy Poehler

Comedians and actors Amy Poehler and Will Arnett divorce after 12 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Marta Marzotto, Italian countess and designer, dies at 85
  • Zelda Fichandler, American theater director and producer (Raisin, K2), dies at 91
2016 Highlights

About July 29, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  • UK #1 Song: Cold Water - Major Lazer Ft. Justin Bieber & Mø