How long until August 29th, 2022 ?
There are 219 days until August 29th, 2022
Famous birthdays of August 29th
- (2013) Axl Duhamel: American noted family, the first child...
- (2004) Khia Lopez: Model.
- (2003) Quvenzhane Wallis: Actress.
- (2001) SimplyLuke : YouTube Star.
- (2000) Rehan Gandhi: Indian child of Priyanka Gandhi and her...
Holidays and feasts of August 29th
- The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
- Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
- Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
- 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
- Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
Facts of August 29th
- (2012) Hurricane Isaac arrives in the US city of New Orleans on the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina hitting the city. Damage is limited. (Reuters)
- (2002) A 78-foot long Japanese midget submarine is found in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, believed to have been sunk by the US Navy two hours before the Japanese attack in 1941.
- (1929) German airship Graf Zeppelin arrives back at Lakehurst, New Jersey, USA, completing a round-the-world flight.
- (1960) Disgruntled railroad workers effectively halt operations of the Pennsylvania Railroad, marking the first shutdown in the company's history (the event lasts two days).
- (2013) Members of the UK's Fire Brigades Union vote to take industrial action in a dispute over pensions, threatening the country's first national firefighters' strike since 2002. (BBC)
August 29th over the years: how did the world look like on August 29th in the past 120 years ?
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