Historical Events In April - 29
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
1905 On this day in history 2" rain falls in 10 mins in Taylor, TX
1905 On April - 29 ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57
1907 On this day in history the birth of Fred Zinneman, American director
1907 Fred Zinneman, Austria, director (From Here to Eternity, Julia) on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history jack [Stewart] Williamson, US, sci-fi author (Cometeers)
1909 Daniel Raphael Mayer, journalist/resistance leader on April - 29.
1910 Ex-president Theodore Roosevelt visits Amsterdam on April - 29.
1910 On April - 29 john Beavan, newspaper editor
1912 108ø F (42ø C), Tuguegarao, Philippines (Oceania record) on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history 108°F (42°C), Tuguegarao, Philippines (Oceania record)
1912 On April - 29 italo Valenti, Italian sculptor
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 On April - 29 jack Alexander Bently, trombonist
1914 On April - 29 ewan Roberts, Edinburgh Scotland, actress (Pvt Benjamin)
1915 On this day in history donald Mills, singer (Mills Brothers)
1916 On April - 29 irish nationalists surrender to British in Dublin
1916 Irish nationalists set post office on fire in Dublin on April - 29.
1917 On this day in history celeste Holm, American actress
1918 Tris Speaker ties career outfield record of 4 unassisted double plays on April - 29.
1918 Mervyn Roye Harvey, cricketer (brother of Neil, Test for Australia) on April - 29.
1918 Gavrilo Princip, Bosnian murderer of arch duke Ferdinand, dies at 22 on this day in history.
1919 Celeste Holm, NYC, actress (Gentleman's Agreement, All About Eve) on this day in history.
1920 Edward Blishen, writer teacher/broadcaster on April - 29.
1921 B Jekhovsky discovers asteroid #953 Painleva on April - 29.
1921 Cornelis de Jager, Dutch astronomer (Sun) on this day in history.
1921 On April - 29 arthur Mold, Brit cricket bowler (1893, banished for throwing), dies
1922 On this day in history 1st official Intl Weightlifting Federation Champ (Tallinn, Estonia)
1922 George Allen, football coach (LA Rams, Washington Redskins) on April - 29.
1923 Irvin Kershner, Phila, director (Never Say Never Again) on this day in history.
1924 Al Balding, Toronto Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (Quebec Open-1952) on this day in history.
1925 On April - 29 netherlands returns to gold standard
1925 Ab Abspoel, Dutch actor/director (Surprise Attack, Elevator) on this day in history.