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 This day in History - May 29
397 Historic Events for May 29
1988

Graeme Hick scores his 1,000th run of 1st-class cricket season

Event
1989

Student protesters in China construct a replica of Statue of Liberty

Event
1989

Danielle Riley Keough, grand daughter of Elvis Presley

Birth
1989

Phillies 3rd baseman Mike Schmidt, 39, retires

Event
1990

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,870.49

Event
1990

Boris Yeltsin is elected president of the Russian republic

Event
1990

An earthquake hit Peru, killing 56

Event
1990

Rickey Henderson steals record 893rd base, breaking Ty Cobb's record

Event
1990

Mets replace manager Davey Johnson with Buddy Harrelson

Event
1990

NY Mets fire manager Davey Johnson and hire Bud Harrelson

Event
1991

Coral Browne, Australian actor (Ruling Class), dies of cancer at 77

Death
1991

Crevena Zvezda wins 36th Europe Cup I

Event
1991

"Les Miserables," opens at ACTEA Theatre, Auckland NZ

Event
1992

NY Mets score in 9th to end home shut-out streak at 3 games

Event
1992

Peter John "Ollie" Halsall, guitarist, dies of a heart attack at 43

Death
1992

Karl Carstens, president of RFA (1979-84), dies

Death
1992

Pippa Steele, actress (Vampire Lovers), dies of cancer at 44

Death
1992

Bill Beyers, actor (Wally-Capitol), dies of AIDS at 37

Death
1992

White Sox Tim Raines swipes his 700th career base

Event
1993

Nazi's kill 5 Turkish women in Solingen Germany

Event
1993

Texas Ranger Jose Canseco pitches 8th inning in 15-1 loss to Red Sox, he gives up 3 runs on 2 hits and 3 walks, he damages his arm

Event
1993

Billy Conn, boxer (fought Joe Louis 1951), dies of pneumonia at 75

Death
1993

Tiny Hofman, Amsterdam activist (Nieuwmarkt), dies at 68

Death
1994

Jose Bohr, actor (El Traidor, Sueno de Amor), dies at 92

Death
1994

Harry Levin, literary Scholar, dies at 81

Death