On This Day

July 29, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 27 people are killed and 149 are injured after a truck runs into a religious procession in Zacatecas, Mexico
  • Microsoft launches Windows 10
  • Mohammed Omar, mullah and Taliban leader is confirmed dead (killed 2013) by the Afghan government
  • Over 3,500 immigrants over 2 days attempt to enter the Channel Tunnel at Calais, to cross into Britain
  • Zion Harvey became the first paediatric patient to receive a double hand transplant at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia