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  1. On September 29, 2008 -- the day that began the worst stock market crash since the great depression -- the opening bell of the NYSE didn't ring for the first and only time in history.

  2. On September 29, 1913 Diesel left Antwerp aboard a steam ship for a meeting of the Consolidated Diesel Manufacturing Company in London.

  3. On September 29, 2001, 25,000 people marched on Washington, D.C. to protest the impending war in Afghanistan

  4. On September 29, 1989 the biggest narcotics seizure on record occurred where drug agents confiscate 21.4 short tons of cocaine (approx value of $6.9 billion) and more than $12 million in cash from a Los Angeles warehouse.

  5. 2,499 US soldiers died on June 6 the first day of the Normandy landings. From D Day until September 1944 29,370 US troops were killed which is more than 4x the number of American deaths in the entirety of the Iraq/Afghanistan wars.

  6. In 2018 a 29 year old Chinese woman Dong Yaoqiong went missing the day she live streamed a video criticising the authoritarian Chinese government. In September it was reported the hospital where Dong had been forcibly hospitalized was asked by officials to quietly feed Dong poison.

  7. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 29, 1993, a woman used a penknife to cut off the penis of a Chinese taxi driver named Tai Kit Lim because she was attempting to rob him. He was hospitalized after surviving his penis being removed.

  8. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 29, 1993, a woman used a penknife to cut off the penis of a Chinese taxi driver named Tai Kit Lim because she was attempting to rob him. He survived the removal of his penis and was hospitalized.

  9. Tehching Hsieh, a Taiwanese performance artist, who locked himself in a wooden cage from September 29, 1978 to September 30, 1979. During this time, he did not allow himself to speak, read, write, listen to radio, or listen to TV.

  10. On 29 September 2008 from one single day $1.2 trillion had wiped off from the United States stock market.

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On 29 September 2008 from one single day $1.2 trillion had been wiped off from the United States stock market. It was the worst single day drop for two decades.

On September 29, 1991, following Dr. Seuss' death earlier that week, the Reverend Jesse Jackson recited an excerpt of Green Eggs and Ham on Saturday Night Live during a special tribute segment. [https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Eggs_and_Ham]

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According to the Talmud (central text of Rabbinic Judaism and the primary source of Jewish religious law), the 'deadline' by which the Messiah (future redeemer of the Jewish people) must appear is 6000 years from creation, between 29 September 2239 to 16 September 2240.

China has their own Space Station, Tiangong-1, launched on 29 September 2011.

According to the 22.3 year rule from the South Park episode 'Jared Has Aides', it will become okay to joke about the September 11 attacks on December 29, 2023.