29 augustus 2010 - TROPICANA CLOSE THE DOORS Rottedam – Subtropical swimming Tropicana closes doors. The pool has a negative image, is out of date and need to be adjusted. Years later, there are many other things in the pool at the Maasboulevard. In oktober 2015 the pool will be auctioned to BlueCity010. 29 augustus 1964 – WEEK FESTIVAL AT WEDDING IN GYPSY KING NIEUWERKERK Aan den IJssel - Just outside aan den IJssel gypsy king Koka Petalo came with his queen in marriage. During the party, that lasts a week, to become 90 pigs slaughtered and roasted, 950 chickens consumed and are 120 barrels of beer drunk. Op 5 September, the marriage of the church is celebrated in Rome. Gypsy King Koko Petalo. Foto: Hans Peters, National Archives / Anefo read more: Pigs on the spit and drink from boots on Royal Gypsy Wedding in Nieuwerkerk 29 augustus 2007 - ARK OF NOAH EMERGENT IN ROTTERDAM Rotterdam – A replica of Noah's Ark (70 Meter long) submit to Rotterdam. Builder Johan Huibers wanted to bring the Ark of God closer to the people. The money generated from the Ark, he would build a new ark, which is even greater (210 meter), who for years Located in Dordrecht. 29 augustus 2009 - Marhinde Verkerk WORLD JUDO IN home game Rotterdam – At the World Championships in Ahoy Rotterdam judoka Marhinde Verkerk takes the world title in the class to 78 kilogram. "It was a day when everything was right and everything went as it should go", she looks back. "A day to never forget." share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.