Friday, April 29th is the 119th day of 2011. There are 246 days remaining until the end of the year (239 days until Christmas). If April 29th is your birthday, your zodiac sign is Taurus.
The wedding of Prince William and Miss Catherine Middleton will actually take place on April 29, 2011. The day of their nuptials is finally here. The service will be held at Westminster Abbey.
Annually, since 1872, the last Friday in April has been designated as a day to honor and plant trees. J. Sterling Morton founded the first Arbor Day in Nebraska.
This is actually not a joke. Hairballs are the number one health condition reported by 35% of cat-owning households. Hill's (the Science Diet pet food company) promotes its Hairball Control formula cat food and attempt to educate cat owners about this problem on National Hairball Awareness Day.
Annually, April 29th is National Shrimp Scampi Day.
On April 29, 1913, Gideon Sundbach of Hoboken, NJ, received a patent for the zipper.
On April 29, 1992, a jury in Simi Valley, California, failed to convict four Los Angeles police officers accused in the videotaped beating of Rodney King, providing the spark that set off rioting, looting and burning in South Central Los Angeles.
On April 29, 2004, the World War II memorial opened to the public in Washington D.C.
Oliver Ellsworth (third U.S. Supreme Court chief justice) - 1745 (would have been 266 years old)
William Randolph Hearst (media magnate) - 1863 (would have been 148 years old)
Duke Ellington (jazz musician) - 1899 (would have been 112 years old)
Emperor Hirohito (former emperor of Japan) - 1901 (would have been 110 years old)
George Allen (football coach) - 1918 (would have been 93 years old)
Duane Allen (The Oak Ridge Boys) - 1943 (68 years old)
Dale Earnhardt (stock car racer) - 1952 (would have been 59 years old)
Jerry Seinfeld (actor, comedian) - 1954 (57 years old)
Michelle Pfeiffer (actress) - 1958 (53 years old)
Eve Plumb ("Jan Brady") - 1958 (53 years old)
Carnie Wilson (singer) - 1968 (43 years old)
Andre Agassi (tennis player) - 1970 (41 years old)
Uma Thurman (actress) - 1970 (41 years old)
thank you for this fun list.Well done! h5
Poor Seinfeld! Overshadowed by the royals! LOL.
Nice list of events for day, April 29th. Did you get up to watch the wedding? Well done list.
select one here...