This Day In U2 History

August 29

U2 History on this Day

  • On a chart dated August 29, 1981, “Fire” peaks at #35 in the UK Official Charts. (1981)
  • U2 perform their first ever concert in New Zealand. (1984)
  • U2 kick off The Unforgettable Fire tour with a show in Christchurch, NZ. (1984)

U2 Single Releases on This Day

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Gateshead International Stadium, Gateshead, England (1981) [U2]
  • Christchurch Town Hall, Christchurch, New Zealand (1984) [U2]
  • Yankee Stadium, New York, NY, USA (1992) [U2]

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