Historical Events In May - 29
Monday, 16 December 2019
1916 Official flag of President of US adopted on May - 29.
1916 On May - 29 the US Presidential Flag is adopted
1916 US forces invade Dominican Republic, stay until 1924 on May - 29.
1916 NY Giants win 17th consecutive road game on May - 29.
1916 Carl M Story, fiddler on May - 29.
1917 The birth of John F. Kennedy, Former (35th) American President on May - 29.
1917 John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Mass, (Sen-D-Mass), 35th Pres (1961-1963) on May - 29.
1918 Herb Shriner, humorist/TV host (Herb Shriner Show) on May - 29.
1919 Charles Strite patents pop-up toaster on this day in history.
1919 Einstein's light-bending prediction confirmed by Arthur Eddington on this day in history.
1919 Einstein's theories given a practical test during an eclipse on May - 29.
1919 On this day in history charles Strite files patent for the pop-up toaster
1920 Robin Haydon, British diplomat on May - 29.
1921 On May - 29 clifton James, NYC, actor (Buster & Billie, David & Lisa)
1922 Ecuador becomes independent on May - 29.
1922 On May - 29 iannis Xenakis, Braila Romania, composer/architect/mathematician
1922 Jevgeni B Vachtangov, Armenian/Russian actor/director, dies at 39 on May - 29.
1923 On this day in history earl of Morley, Lord Lt (Devon)
1924 AEK Athens FC is established on the anniversary of the siege of Constantinople by the Turks on May - 29.
1924 Pierre-Paul Cambon, French diplomat (Madrid/London), dies on this day in history.
1925 On this day in history kenneth Couzens, CEO (Coal Products)
1926 On May - 29 charles Denner, Tarnow Poland, actor (And Now My Love)
1927 On this day in history carl Toms, stage designer (1 Million BC, Moon Zero Two)
1928 Fritz von Opel reaches 200 kph in experimental rocket car on May - 29.
1928 Felix Rohatyn, Vienna Austria, investment banker (NY Big MAC Bonds) on this day in history.
1929 Anthony Grant, British MP on May - 29.
1930 On May - 29 eleanor Fazan, opera/show choreographer (Lassiter, Ruling Class)
1931 Carl Toms, stage designer on this day in history.
1932 World War I Veterans begin to assemble in Washington, DC in the Bonus Army to request cash bonuses promised to them to be paid in 1945 on this day in history.
1932 On May - 29 paul R. Ehrlich, American biologist and author who founded the group Zero Population Growth
1933 Helmuth Rilling, German conductor on this day in history.
1933 Frank Sugg, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests for England 1888), dies on this day in history.
1934 Eugenie Besserer, actress (Anna Christie, Madame X), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1935 On May - 29 hague local museum opens