What Happened on July 29, 2020

Historical Events

  • Scaled back Hajj pilgrimage begins in Saudi Arabia with no foreigners

Famous Deaths

  • Andy Haden, New Zealand rugby union lock (41 Tests; 117 All Black games, 8 as captain; Auckland), dies from chronic lymphocytic leukemia at 69
  • Mike Gillespie, American college baseball coach (College World Series 1998, Collegiate Coach of the Year 1998, USC), dies from a stroke at 80
2020 Highlights

About July 29, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rockstar - DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch
  • UK #1 Song: Head & Heart - Joel Corry Ft. Mnek