What Happened on October 29, 2017

Historical Events

F1 World Champion

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finishes a distant 9th in Mexican Grand Prix at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez; good enough to clinch his 4th F1 World Drivers Championship

Sports History

Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki beats American Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 to win the WTA Finals title decider in Kallang, Singapore

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Banks, American activist (leader of the American Indian Movement), dies at 80
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, American educator and composer, dies at 87

About October 29, 2017

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio

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