Historical Events In 1929
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Aug 01 On this day in history syd Gregory, cricketer (Australian captain pre-WWI), dies
Aug 02 In the year 1929 phillies Don Hurst sets NL record of 6 consecutive games with a HR
Aug 03 On this day in history bethel Leslie, NYC, entertainer (Capt Newman MD, Rabbit Trap)
Aug 04 In the year 1929 60,000 SA'ers/SS'ers march by Munich
Aug 04 Yasser Arafat, leader (Palestine Liberation Organization) in the year 1929.
Aug 07 Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms Dutch govt in the year 1929.
Aug 07 On this day in history don Larsen, pitcher (NY Yankees), on what must have been a perfect day
Aug 08 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward begins on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history german airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight
Aug 08 In the year 1929 salem Oregon airport dedicated
Aug 09 In the year 1929 heinrich Zille, German cartoonist (Simplicissimus), dies at 71
Aug 10 Aletta Henriette Jacobs, 1st Dutch female doctor/feminist, dies at 75 in the year 1929.
Aug 10 On this day in history canadian National Railways place in service the first road diesel electric passenger locomotive. This consisted of two units, weighing a total of 335 tons.
Aug 10 On this day in history grover Alexander beats Phils 7-1 for his 373rd & last NL win
Aug 11 Babe Ruth becomes 1st to hit 500 homers (off Willis Hudlin of Cleve) in the year 1929.
Aug 13 In the year 1929 augustyn Bloch, composer
Aug 14 Hewlett Thompson, Bishop of Exeter in the year 1929.
Aug 14 On this day in history jewish Agency for Palestine forms
Aug 16 In the year 1929 bill Evans, US jazz pianist
Aug 16 Frank Valentine Van der Stucken, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history hugues Aufray, French singer
Aug 19 On this day in history sergei P Diaghilev, Russia, dance master (Imperial Ballet), dies at 57
Aug 20 In the year 1929 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward completed
Aug 20 On this day in history first airship flight around the Earth flying eastward completed
Aug 20 On this day in history norma Connolly, Boston, Mass, actress (Ruby Anderson-General Hospital)
Aug 21 In the year 1929 ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada, leader of S Afr Communist Party
Aug 21 In the year 1929 chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town
Aug 22 On this day in history otto Liman von Sanders, German general in Turkey (WW I), dies at 74
Aug 23 Arabs attack Jews in Israel in the year 1929.
Aug 23 In the year 1929 charles Van de Woestijne, Flemish writer/poet (God on Sea), dies
Aug 24 In the year 1929 43rd US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Phoebe H Watson (64 62)
Aug 25 Frederick Burton, cricketer (Australian wicketkeeper 1886-87), dies on this day in history.
Aug 25 Graf Zeppelin passes over SF for LA after trans-Pacific voyage on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1929 1st US roller coaster built