September 29, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • US Representative Mark Foley resigns after allegations of inappropriate emails to house pages were introduced.

Weddings in History

  • Prince Louis of Luxembourg (20) weds Tessy Antony (26) at a parish church in Gilsdorf, Luxembourg

Deaths in History

  • Khalique Ibrahim Khalique, Pakistani journalist and Urdu poet and critic (b. 1926)
  • Louis-Albert Cardinal Vachon, French Canadian Catholic archbishop of Quebec (b. 1912)
  • Michael A. Monsoor, United States Navy SEAL (posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor), killed in Iraq at 25