On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Large demonstrations across Brazil against far-right presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro

President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro
President of Brazil
Jair Bolsonaro
  • NY Yankees Venezuelan 2nd baseman Gleyber Torres smashes a 2-run homer in 8-5 win v Boston at Fenway Park; Yankees MLB record 265th homer of the season; Giancarlo Stanton adds #266 in 7th

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rapper Kanye West announces on Twitter he is changing his name to Ye

Rapper Kanye West
Rapper
Kanye West

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow marries TV producer Brad Falchuk in the Hamptons


Famous Deaths

  • Otis Rush, American blues musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), dies from complications from an earlier stroke at 83