Contact Us

Today in History – Hurricane Katrina Hits!

TODAY IN HISTORY – 8/29:

1958 - Air Force Academy opens in Colorado Springs
1964 - Walt Disney‘s “Mary Poppins” released
2005 - Hurricane Katrina devastates much of the U.S. Gulf Coast from Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle, killing more than 1,836 and causing over $115 billion in damage.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:

1915 - Ingrid Bergman, Stockholm, actress (Casablanca, Cactus Flower), (d. 1982)
1958 - Michael Jackson, Gary Indiana, recording artist and King of Pop (Thriller, Bad), (d. 2009)
1964 - 46th US Vice President Dick Cheney (23) weds Lynne Ann Vincent (23) at the First Presbyterian Church of Casper in Wyoming

GOODBYE TO:

29 - John the Baptist, beheaded
1976 - Anissa Jones, actress (Buffy-Family Affair), ODs at 18
1982 - Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (Anastasia, Gaslight), dies on 67th birthday
1987 - Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63

For more historical events that happened this date, visit: http://www.historyorb.com/day/august/29

Best of 100.7 WITL

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://witl.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Wittle Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Wittle Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.