Historical Events In 1929
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Aug 01 On this day in history syd Gregory, cricketer (Australian captain pre-WWI), dies
Aug 02 In the year 1929 phillies Don Hurst sets NL record of 6 consecutive games with a HR
Aug 03 Bethel Leslie, NYC, entertainer (Capt Newman MD, Rabbit Trap) in the year 1929.
Aug 04 In the year 1929 60,000 SA'ers/SS'ers march by Munich
Aug 04 Yasser Arafat, leader (Palestine Liberation Organization) on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1929 charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms Dutch govt
Aug 07 Don Larsen, pitcher (NY Yankees), on what must have been a perfect day on this day in history.
Aug 08 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward begins on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history german airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight
Aug 08 Salem Oregon airport dedicated in the year 1929.
Aug 09 Heinrich Zille, German cartoonist (Simplicissimus), dies at 71 in the year 1929.
Aug 10 Aletta Henriette Jacobs, 1st Dutch female doctor/feminist, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history canadian National Railways place in service the first road diesel electric passenger locomotive. This consisted of two units, weighing a total of 335 tons.
Aug 10 Grover Alexander beats Phils 7-1 for his 373rd & last NL win on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history babe Ruth becomes 1st to hit 500 homers (off Willis Hudlin of Cleve)
Aug 13 Augustyn Bloch, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1929 hewlett Thompson, Bishop of Exeter
Aug 14 Jewish Agency for Palestine forms in the year 1929.
Aug 16 On this day in history bill Evans, US jazz pianist
Aug 16 Frank Valentine Van der Stucken, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1929 hugues Aufray, French singer
Aug 19 In the year 1929 sergei P Diaghilev, Russia, dance master (Imperial Ballet), dies at 57
Aug 20 1st airship flight around Earth flying eastward completed on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1929 first airship flight around the Earth flying eastward completed
Aug 20 In the year 1929 norma Connolly, Boston, Mass, actress (Ruby Anderson-General Hospital)
Aug 21 In the year 1929 ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada, leader of S Afr Communist Party
Aug 21 On this day in history chicago Cardinals become 1st pro football team to train out of town
Aug 22 Otto Liman von Sanders, German general in Turkey (WW I), dies at 74 in the year 1929.
Aug 23 Arabs attack Jews in Israel on this day in history.
Aug 23 Charles Van de Woestijne, Flemish writer/poet (God on Sea), dies in the year 1929.
Aug 24 On this day in history 43rd US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Phoebe H Watson (64 62)
Aug 25 On this day in history frederick Burton, cricketer (Australian wicketkeeper 1886-87), dies
Aug 25 Graf Zeppelin passes over SF for LA after trans-Pacific voyage in the year 1929.
Aug 26 1st US roller coaster built in the year 1929.