Learn about the most intriguing events and historical facts that occurred on October 29 throughout history. The 302nd day of the Gregorian calendar is October 29th. On this day, Hurricane Mitch made landfall in Honduras, becoming the second deadliest Atlantic hurricane in history; the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its first report; and the New York Stock Exchange fell on what became known as Black Tuesday.
The 29th of October falls under the sign of Scorpio. Winona Ryder and Richard Dreyfuss were both born on October 29th. National Cat Day and National Internet Day are also celebrated today.
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