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Monday April 29, 2019

April 29: Day of the Week

April 29, 2019 was the 119th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 246 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.

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Here’s the April calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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April 29 Historical Event(s)

  • 711
    Islamic conquest of Hispania: Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn-Ziyad land at Gibraltar to begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus).
  • 1483
    Gran Canaria, the main of the Canary Islands is conquered by the Kingdom of Castile, very important step in the expansion of Spain.
  • 1832
    Évariste Galois released from prison.
  • 1882
    The “Elektromote” – forerunner of the trolleybus – is tested by Ernst Werner von Siemens in Berlin.
  • 1945
    World War II: Start of Operation Manna.
  • 1965
    Pakistan’s Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) successfully launches its seventh rocket in its Rehber series.
  • 1970
    Vietnam War: United States and South Vietnamese forces invade Cambodia to hunt Viet Cong.
  • 1975
    Vietnam War: Operation Frequent Wind: The U.S. begins to evacuate U.S. citizens from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover. U.S. involvement in the war comes to an end.
  • 1991
    A cyclone strikes the Chittagong district of southeastern Bangladesh with winds of around 155 mph, killing at least 138,000 people and leaving as many as 10 million homeless.
  • 2011
    Wedding of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Kate Middleton.

Who were born on April 29?

  • 1769
    Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, Anglo-Irish statesman (d. 1852)
  • 1780
    Charles Nodier, French writer (d. 1844)
  • 1863
    William Randolph Hearst, American publisher (d. 1951)
  • 1868
    Alice Keppel, English socialite and mistress of King Edward VII (d. 1947)
  • 1944
    Princess Benedikte of Denmark
  • 1954
    Jake Burton Carpenter, American snowboarder
  • 1967
    Master P, American rapper
  • 1978
    Tony Armas, Jr., Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1983
    Yuriko Shiratori, Japanese gravure idol and actress
  • 1984
    Taylor Cole, American actress

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