Historical Events In October - 29
Friday, 22 January 2021
1909 On October - 29 douglass Montgomery, LA CA, actor (Forbidden, Harmony Lane)
1910 Bob Simpson of Hamilton Tigers kicks record 11 singles in a game on this day in history.
1910 On October - 29 alfred J Ayer, England, Neopositivist philosopher/logician
1911 On October - 29 phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader
1911 On this day in history joseph Pulitzer, American newspaperman, dies in Charleston, SC
1912 The size of the U.S. flag is set by presidential order on October - 29.
1913 On October - 29 floods in El Salvador kill thousands.
1914 On this day in history russia declares war on Turkey
1915 On this day in history aristide Briand becomes premier of France
1915 Dennis Brookes, cricketer (one Test England v WI 1948, scored 10 & 7) on this day in history.
1917 On October - 29 eddie Constantine, US/French actor (Lucky Jo, It Lives Again)
1919 Soen Shaku, Zen abbot of Engakuji monastery in Kamakura, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history ed Barrow appointed GM of NY Yankees
1920 On this day in history baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born immunologist, Nobel laureate
1920 On October - 29 johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74
1921 The Link River Dam, a part of the Klamath Reclamation Project, is completed on October - 29.
1921 Bill Mauldin, cartoonist (WW II Army grunts) on this day in history.
1922 On October - 29 francois H L Henrichs, sportscaster/actor (Spider)
1922 On this day in history george August Lumbye, composer, dies at 79
1923 "Runnin' Wild" (introducing the Charleston) opens on Broadway on October - 29.
1923 On this day in history the Republic of Turkey is proclaimed.
1923 Turkey proclaimed a republic (National Day) on this day in history.
1923 On October - 29 "Runnin' Wild" (introducing Charleston) opens on Broadway
1923 Dietrich Manicke, composer on this day in history.
1924 On October - 29 "Dixie to Broadway," opens at Broadhurst Theater
1924 On this day in history the ends of the Holland Tunnel meet under the Hudson River in New York City.
1924 Zbigniew Herbert, writer on this day in history.
1925 On October - 29 betty Evans Grayson, Portland Or, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1959)
1926 Jon[athan Stewart] Vickers, Prince Albert, Canada, tenor on this day in history.
1927 Frank A Sedgman, tennis champ (US Open-1951) on October - 29.
1927 Leonard Nelson, Ger philosopher (Nelson-Friessche Schule), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1929 On October - 29 "Black Tuesday," Stock Market crashes triggers "Great Depression"
1929 Black Tuesday' New York's Wall Street crash on this day in history.
1929 Black Tuesday, where fearful investors crashed the New York Stock Exchange through their panicked selling of stocks, starts the Great Depression in America on October - 29.