Today in History for 29th December 1997

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 4 of 4

- Carquest Bowl 8: Georgia Tech beats West Virginia, 35-30
- Hong Kong begins slaughtering all its chickens to prevent bird flu
- Orville Lynn Majors, 36, arrested for many deaths under his care
- Russia signs agreement to build a $3B nuclear power plant in China

Famous Weddings

Weddings 1 - 1 of 1

- Actress Cate Blanchett (28) weds screenwriter Andrew Upton (31) at Blue Mountains National Park in New South Wales, Australia

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- (Hanlon) Pat Clarke, cyclist, dies at 82
- Robert Steel, academic, dies at 82

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