On This Day April 29th
On This Day in history:
1429- Joan of Arc leads Orleans, France to victory over Britain.
1813- Rubber is patented by J.F. Hummel.
1864- Theta Xi is founded in Troy, New York.
1945- The Nazi death camp, Dachau, is liberated.
1974- President Nixon announced he is releasing edited transcripts of secretly made White House tap recordings related to the Watergate scandal.
1990- Destruction of the Berlin Wall begins.
2011- The wedding of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine Middleton takes place at Westminister Abbey in London.