What happend on 29.04 in history

2009
The Big Shell incident occurs in the outer New York City Harbor in the fictional video game Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty.
2005
Apple Computer releases Mac OS X v10.4.
2004
Richard Cheney and George W. Bush testify before the 9/11 Commission in a closed, unrecorded hearing in the Oval Office.
2002
The United States is re-elected to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, one year after losing the seat it had held for 50 years.
1997
The Chemical Weapons Convention of 1993 enters into force, outlaws the production, stockpiling and use of chemical weapons among its signatories.
1992
1992 Los Angeles riots: Riots in Los Angeles, California, follow the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 54 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed.
1975
Vietnam War: Operation Frequent Wind – The last U.S. citizens begin evacuation from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover. United States involvement in the war comes to an end.
1974
Watergate Scandal: President Richard Nixon announces the release of edited transcripts of White House tape recordings related to the scandal.
1970
Vietnam War: United States and South Vietnamese forces invade Cambodia to hunt Viet Cong.
1969
Jazz musician Duke Ellington receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
1967
After refusing induction into the United States Army the day before (citing religious reasons), Muhammad Ali is stripped of his boxing title.
1946
Former Prime Minister of Japan Hideki Tojo and 28 former Japanese leaders are indicted for war crimes.
1945
World War II: The German Army in Italy unconditionally surrenders to the Allies.
1945
World War II: Start of Operation Manna.
1945
Adolf Hitler marries his long-time partner Eva Braun in a Berlin bunker and designates Admiral Karl Dönitz as his successor.
1945
Holocaust: The Dachau concentration camp is liberated by United States troops.
1944
"Dancing Romeo," the last Our Gang film, premiers.
1916
Easter Rebellion: Martial law in Ireland is lifted and the rebellion is officially over with the surrender of Irish nationalists to British authorities in Dublin.
1910
Andrew Fisher becomes Prime Minister of Australia for the second time.
1903
A 30 million cubic-metre landslide kills 70 in Frank, Alberta, Canada.
1862
American Civil War: New Orleans falls to Union forces under Admiral David Farragut.
1861
American Civil War: Maryland's House of Delegates votes not to secede from the Union
1854
The Ashmun Institute is officially chartered, becoming the first college for African American students.
1770
James Cook arrives at and names Botany Bay, Australia.
1672
Franco-Dutch War: Louis XIV of France invades the Netherlands.
1429
Battle of Orléans: French troops led by Joan of Arc lifted the English siege of Orléans, a turning point in the Hundred Years' War.
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