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 This day in History - August 29
356 Historic Events for August 29
1990

C-5 transport plane crashes at Ramstein AFB, Germany, killing 13

Event
1990

Sandy, dog in the play Annie, dies at 16

Death
1990

Saddam Hussein declares America can't beat Iraq

Event
1991

Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies

Death
1991

USSR suspends Communist Party activities

Event
1991

Libero Grassi, Italian underwear manufacturer/anti mafia, dies

Death
1991

Kathryn Cravens, news correspondent, dies at 92

Death
1991

Dixie Dunbar, [Charlotte King], dies of heart attack at 72

Death
1991

JFK Jr wins his 1st battle as an attorney

Event
1991

Daniel Ocko, dies of respiratory condition at 78

Death
1992

Mary Norton, children book author (Borrowers), dies at 88

Death
1992

Teddy Turner, comedian, dies at 75

Death
1992

Brave's Charlie Leibrandt 1,000th strikeout and decides to keep the ball He rolls it to the dugout, allows Ricky Jordan to take 2nd on error

Event
1992

Largest wrestling crowd out side of US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium

Event
1992

Randy Myers blows his 6th save of the season and it marks the 5th time he's blown a potential win for Greg Harris

Event
1993

Henry J "Harry" Smeets, dealer of Volkskrant, dies at 56

Death
1993

Dorian Corey, actor (Paris is Burning), dies of AIDs at 56

Death
1993

Actress Elke Sommer (52) weds Wolf Walther (46)

Event
1993

93rd US Golf Amateur Championship won by John Harris

Event
1993

21st du Maurier Golf Classic: Brandie Burton

Event
1993

Actress Marlee Matlin (28) weds Kevin Grandalski (28)

Event
1994

Tushar Kanti Ghosh, longest serving newspaper editor, dies at 93

Death
1994

Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38

Death
1994

Michael Peters, dies of complications due to AIDS at 46

Death
1994

Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian Catholic priest, shot dead

Death