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  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 29, 1952

    Korean War

    New U.S. President

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 29, 1952

    In 1952, the US elected a new president, and on 29 November 1952, the president-elect, Dwight D. Eisenhower, went to Korea to learn what might end the Korean War.




  • U.S.
    Saturday Oct 29, 1960

    Muhammad Ali Clay

    Professional debut

    U.S.
    Saturday Oct 29, 1960

    Clay made his professional debut on October 29, 1960, winning a six-round decision over Tunney Hunsaker.




  • Cheveland, Ohio, U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 29, 2003

    LeBron James

    Debut

    Cheveland, Ohio, U.S.
    Wednesday Oct 29, 2003

    James was selected by his hometown team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, as the first overall pick of the 2003 NBA draft.




  • Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
    Saturday Oct 29, 2005

    Rosa Parks

    Parks' coffin was Flown to Montgomery

    Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
    Saturday Oct 29, 2005

    Parks' coffin was flown to Montgomery and taken in a horse-drawn hearse to the St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal (AME) church, where she lay in repose at the altar on October 29, 2005, dressed in the uniform of a church deaconess. A memorial service was held there the following morning.




  • U.S.
    Monday Oct 29, 2012

    Ford

    The Sale of its Climate Control Components Business

    U.S.
    Monday Oct 29, 2012

    On October 29, 2012, Ford announced the sale of its climate control components business, its last remaining automotive components operation, to Detroit Thermal Systems LLC for an undisclosed price.




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