29th September

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1991 President Jean-Bertrand Aristide is deposed by military The first freely elected President of Haiti, Jean-Bertrand Aristide is deposed by a military coup.
1988 Stacy Allinson climbs Everest Stacy Allinson becomes the first American woman to climb Everest.
1957 Rail Crash kills 300 A passenger train collides with an oil tanker train in Gambar province, Pakistan, killing 300 people.
1952 John Cobb killed World water speed record holder John Cobb is killed on Loch Ness when his boat Crusader breaks up at 240 mph.
1938 Neville Chamberlain becomes prime minister British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, Frenc Prime Minister Edouard Daladier, Italian leader Benito Mussolini and German leader Adolf Hitler sign the Munich agreement ceding Sudetenland to Germany.
1901 Enrico Fermi is born Physicist Enrico Fermi is born in Rome, Italy.
1829 First police force formed Sir Robert Peel creates the first professionally organised police force; in London.
1758 Horatio Nelson is born Horatio Nelson is born in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk

 

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On This Day - 29th September