August 29, 2007 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • A United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident takes place at Minot Air Force Base and Barksdale Air Force Base.

Deaths in History

  • Alfred Peet, Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea (b. 1920)
  • James Muir Cameron Fletcher, New Zealand industrialist (b. 1914)
  • Pierre Messmer, French politician and Prime Minister (b. 1916)