Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on July 29. From 1900 until now.
July 29 is under the sign of Leo.
Famous birthdays on this day include Sanjay Dutt (1959), Fernando Alonso (1981) and Jean-Hugues Anglade (1955).
Several movies were released around July 29 over the years, such as Here Comes Mr. Jordan in 1941 directed by Alexander Hall and The Others in 2001 directed by Alejandro Amenábar.
But much more happened on July 29 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around July 29 over the years?
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Which were the important events of July 29?
- 2019 War in Afghanistan: An Afghan National Army soldier kills two United States Army soldiers in Kandahar, Afghanistan, which local police suspect is an insider attack. The killer is believed to be wounded. (BBC)
- 2018 2018 Pacific typhoon season: Typhoon Jongdari hits central and western Japan, injuring at least 21 people and cutting power to tens of thousands of homes. The typhoon is the latest in the series of weather events to affect the country, following devastating floods and a fatal heat wave earlier in the month. (BBC)
- 2017 South African Premier Division: Two people die and 17 others are injured in a stampede at the First National Bank Stadium in Soweto, near Johannesburg, South Africa, during a soccer match between Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs. (Mail and Guardian) (BBC)
- 2016 The Nigerian military commences bombing militants in Lagos and Ogun States with many militants reported dead. (The Eagle)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 29 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2017 Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber - Despacito
- 2016 Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla - One Dance
- 2015 OMI - Cheerleader
- 2014 MAGIC! - Rude
- 2013 Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
- 2012 Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe
- 2011 LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem
- 2010 Eminem - Love The Way You Lie
- 2009 The Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
- 2008 Katy Perry - I Kissed A Girl
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Top #1 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released around July 29 over the years?
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This day over the years in 30 sec.
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