On This Day
Discover events that happened On This Day including famous birthdays and notable deaths. Each day we highlight famous people, past and present, who have impacted our world. Browse sections by selecting the links below or click the calendar to view events on another day.
Events on This Day
Some Like It Hot, starring Marilyn Monroe, is released.
Dustin Hoffman wins an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Rain Man.
Junk bond king Michael Milken is indicted on 98 counts of racketeering and securities fraud.
Born on This Day
Born: March 29, 1945
Age: 68 years old
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Occupation: Basketball Player
Tennis Player / 1976 -
Former pro-tennis player Jennifer Capriati is known for her incredible comeback after several personal struggles. In 1990 she was the youngest player to ever be ranked in the Women's Tennis Association top ten.
1976 | 37 years old
1867 | 88 years old
Born: March 29, 1955
Age: 58 years old
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland
Occupation: Film Actor
1964 | 49 years old
1961 | 52 years old
Film Actress, Television Actress, ...
Died on This Day
Died: March 29, 2005
Age: 67 years old
Place: Los Angeles, California , United States
2001 | 80 years old
1848 | 84 years old
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