March 29 is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 277 days remaining until the end of the year.
This day in history: March 28-March 29-March 30
Holidays and memorable days
World Pianist's Day
Orthodox: Alexander, Trokhim, Ivan, Roman, Denis, Omelyan, Julian, Paul, Serapion, Savin
Catholics: Victor, Cyril, Amalia
845 - Vikings conquer Paris
1795 - German composer Ludwig van Beethoven gives his first concert in Vienna
1798 - The French proclaim the formation of the puppet Helvetic Republic in Switzerland
1848 - Niagara Falls "stops" for more than 30 hours due to severe frosts that gripped the Niagara River
1864 - the first performance of the first professional Ukrainian theater in Galicia (founded by the Ruska Besida society) took place in the People's House in Lviv
1867 - A constitutional act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom establishes the Dominion of Canada and becomes a major part of the Constitution of that country.
1871 - Albert Hall opens in London
1886 - John Pemberton of Atlanta creates a new medicinal drink, now known as Coca-Cola
1910 - The first seaplane, piloted by Albert Fabre, takes off in Marseilles
1933 - After an illegal trip to the Soviet Union, Welsh journalist Gareth Jones issues a press release declaring the Holodomor in Ukraine.
1951 - Ethel and Julius Rosenberg are sentenced to death in the United States on charges of espionage for the Soviet Union. They were executed in June 1953.
1967 - Arrest of Ukrainian National Front (UNF) activists Dmytro Kvetsky, Zenovia Krasivsky, Mykhailo Dyak, Yaroslav Lesiv
1973 - US troops withdraw from South Vietnam and the DRV government hands over to US authorities all captured US military and civilian personnel.
1974 - Chinese farmers near Xi'an discover the tomb of the emperor of the III century. BC Qin Shi Huang Di - the famous Terracotta Army
1976 - The best film in the United States in 1975, the American Film Academy recognized "Flight over the cuckoo's nest."
1982 - A law is approved by the United Kingdom Parliament to pass laws applicable to Canada.
1991 - the first meeting took place in Kyiv