This Day In History
On December 29, here’s some of the following events that occurred:
1845 – Texas is admitted as the 28th U.S. state.
1972 – An Eastern Air Lines Flight 401 crashes on approach to Miami International Airport, Florida, killing 101.
1975 – A bomb explodes at La Guardia Airport in New York City, killing 11 people and injuring 74.
2003 – The last known speaker of Akkala Sami dies, rendering the language extinct.