September 29 in the history of the Birmingham District:
- 2007: The second annual Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival was held in conjuction with the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival.
- 2007: The second annual Paws Across the Parkway was held in Roebuck.
- 2007: BSC Panthers lost 44-14 at Trinity College.
- 2007: Samford lost at Eastern Kentucky 20-43.
- 2007: UAB Blazers lost 30-38 to Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
- 2006: The Hoover Bucs played a nationally televised football game against John Curtis Christian High School of River Ridge, Louisiana.
- 2002: The Station nightclub closed.
- 2001: Miles College defeated Stillman College in the Steel City Classic 24-22.
- 1999: Robert Baker was ordained a Bishop.
- 1941: The 1941 Alabama State Fair opened.
- 1929: Bryant-Denny Stadium opened on the University of Alabama's campus.
- 1905: A predecessor of the No. 7 Wylam-Bush Hills streetcar line extended its service to Tuxedo Junction.
 Births and deaths
- 2007: James Crutcher, founder of Faith Missionary Baptist Church, died.
- 1966: Percussionist John Scalici was born in Birmingham.
- 1961: NBA player Eddie Phillips was born.
- 1943: Author and artist Lorenzo Pace was born in Birmingham.
- 1842: Banker John Henley was born in Montgomery.
- 1805: Michael Tuomey, the first state geologist of Alabama, was born in Cork, Ireland.