Historical Events In April - 29
Wednesday, 03 March 2021
1905 2" rain falls in 10 mins in Taylor, TX on April - 29.
1905 On this day in history ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57
1907 The birth of Fred Zinneman, American director on April - 29.
1907 Fred Zinneman, Austria, director (From Here to Eternity, Julia) on this day in history.
1908 Jack [Stewart] Williamson, US, sci-fi author (Cometeers) on this day in history.
1909 On April - 29 daniel Raphael Mayer, journalist/resistance leader
1910 Ex-president Theodore Roosevelt visits Amsterdam on this day in history.
1910 On April - 29 john Beavan, newspaper editor
1912 On this day in history 108ø F (42ø C), Tuguegarao, Philippines (Oceania record)
1912 108°F (42°C), Tuguegarao, Philippines (Oceania record) on April - 29.
1912 Italo Valenti, Italian sculptor on April - 29.
1913 On this day in history gideon Sundback of Hoboken patents all-purpose zipper
1913 On April - 29 the modern form of the zip fastener is patented
1913 On this day in history swedish engineer Gideon Sundback of Hoboken patents all-purpose zipper
1913 Jack Alexander Bently, trombonist on this day in history.
1914 On April - 29 ewan Roberts, Edinburgh Scotland, actress (Pvt Benjamin)
1915 Donald Mills, singer (Mills Brothers) on April - 29.
1916 Irish nationalists surrender to British in Dublin on April - 29.
1916 On this day in history irish nationalists set post office on fire in Dublin
1917 On April - 29 celeste Holm, American actress
1918 On this day in history tris Speaker ties career outfield record of 4 unassisted double plays
1918 On April - 29 mervyn Roye Harvey, cricketer (brother of Neil, Test for Australia)
1918 On April - 29 gavrilo Princip, Bosnian murderer of arch duke Ferdinand, dies at 22
1919 Celeste Holm, NYC, actress (Gentleman's Agreement, All About Eve) on April - 29.
1920 Edward Blishen, writer teacher/broadcaster on April - 29.
1921 B Jekhovsky discovers asteroid #953 Painleva on April - 29.
1921 On April - 29 cornelis de Jager, Dutch astronomer (Sun)
1921 Arthur Mold, Brit cricket bowler (1893, banished for throwing), dies on this day in history.
1922 On April - 29 1st official Intl Weightlifting Federation Champ (Tallinn, Estonia)
1922 On this day in history george Allen, football coach (LA Rams, Washington Redskins)
1923 On this day in history irvin Kershner, Phila, director (Never Say Never Again)
1924 On April - 29 al Balding, Toronto Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (Quebec Open-1952)
1925 On this day in history netherlands returns to gold standard
1925 Ab Abspoel, Dutch actor/director (Surprise Attack, Elevator) on April - 29.