Historical Events on September 29, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 26th Space Shuttle mission, Discovery 7 launched
  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Florence Griffith Joyner of USA sets 200m woman's record (21.34)
  • UN peacekeeping forces win Nobel Peace prize
  • Union Station reopens in Washington, D.C.