Historical Events In September - 29
Sunday, 01 October 2023
1937 On this day in history ray Ewry, jumper (Olympics-10 gold-1900, 04, 06, 08), dies at 63
1938 On this day in history munich Conference, Chamberlain of Britain and Daladier of France agree to German annexation of part of Czechoslovakia.
1938 1st archival course is offered at Columbia University in NYC on September - 29.
1939 On this day in history dickstein, mathematician, dies
1940 On this day in history first US merchant ship "Booker T Washington" commanded by a black captain (Hugh Mulzac), launched at Wilmington Delaware
1940 "Double or Nothing," a radio quiz show, 1st heard on Mutual Radio Net on this day in history.
1941 On September - 29 heavyweight Champ Joe Louis KOs Lou Nova in 6
1941 Joe Louis TKOs Lou Nova in 6 for heavyweight boxing title on September - 29.
1941 On this day in history friedrich Angel, German mathematician (group theory), dies at 79
1942 On September - 29 32°F lowest temperature ever recorded in Cleveland in Sept
1943 On September - 29 eisenhower and Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice
1943 On September - 29 the birth of Lech Walesa, Polish leader; founder of Solidarity trade union
1944 On September - 29 near the end of World War 2, the Red Army enters Yugoslavia
1944 On September - 29 soviet troops invade Yugoslavia
1950 On this day in history balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies
1951 First color telecast of football game on network, Phila (CBS) on this day in history.
1951 S B Nicholson discovers 12th satellite of Jupiter on this day in history.
1951 Bradley Barker, dies on September - 29.
1953 Milton Berle Show premiers on September - 29.
1957 On September - 29 300 die as express train hits stalled train (Montgomery W Pakistan)
1958 Aare Merikanto, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history sultan of Brunei promulgates a constitution
1959 On this day in history bruce Bairnsfather, cartoonist, dies
1961 On September - 29 reinhard Herbig, German archaeologist, dies at 63
1962 On this day in history launch of Alouette 1, first Canadian satellite (on US Delta rocket)
1962 Patrick Corry, developed self-rotating rock drill, dies in the Bronx on September - 29.
1963 On September - 29 2nd session of Ecumenical council, `Vatican II,' opens in Rome
1964 Robert Burton, actor (Dr Gordon-Kings Row), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1966 Maurits H E Uyldert, Dutch poet/writer (Motion), dies at 75 on September - 29.
1967 Carson McCullers, US author (Heart is a Lonely Hunter), dies at 50 on September - 29.
1969 "Love American Style," premiers on ABC on this day in history.
1970 Edward Everett Horton, actor/narrator (Bulwinkle Show), dies at 84 on September - 29.
1973 On September - 29 soyuz 12 returns to Earth
1973 On September - 29 w H Auden, Vienna poet, dies