September 29, 2024 is the 273rd day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 93 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
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Here’s the September calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
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Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Sapphire is the modern birthstone for this month. Agate is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
September 29 Historical Event(s)
The 1st United States Congress adjourns.
The Roman Catholic hierarchy is re-established in England and Wales by Pope Pius IX.
Chaco War: Last day of the Battle of Boquerón between Paraguay and Bolivia.
The Communist Party of China writes the Common Programme for the future People’s Republic of China.
Alouette 1, the first Canadian satellite, is launched.
Oman joins the Arab League.
Space Shuttle: NASA launches STS-26, the return to flight mission, after the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
Brazilian President Fernando Collor de Mello resigns.
The Burt Rutan Ansari X Prize entry SpaceShipOne performs a successful spaceflight, the first of two required to win the prize.
Gol Transportes Aéreos Flight 1907 collides in mid-air with an Embraer Legacy business jet near Peixoto de Azevedo, Mato Grosso, Brazil, killing 154 total people, and triggering a Brazilian aviation crisis.
Who were born on September 29?
Henry Bennett, American politician (d. 1868)
Hugo Haase, German politician and jurist (d. 1919)
Lanza del Vasto, Italian philosopher and activist (d. 1981)
Emma Tallulah Behn, member of the extended Norwegian royal family
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