Historical Events In 1929
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Sep 25 John Rutherford, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1956) in the year 1929.
Sep 25 Miller Huggins, manager (NY Yankees), dies from blood poisoning at 49 in the year 1929.
Sep 25 On this day in history queen-mother Emma opens Antonie van Leeuwenhoek House in Amsterdam
Sep 26 In the year 1929 john Schrober becomes chancellor of Austria
Sep 26 Meredith C Gourdine, Newark NJ, long jumper (Olympic-silver-1952) on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1929 1st CF interception return for a touchdown (Joe Hess-U of Alberta)
Sep 28 The Hudson Bay Railway reaches its northern terminus at Churchill, Manitoba. This was originally operated by Canadian National on behalf of the Government. It became part of the CN system on September 5, 1951 on this day in history.
Sep 29 Giitji Tanaka, Japanese baron/general/premier (1927-29), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 30 1st manned rocket plane flight (by auto maker Fritz von Opel) in the year 1929.
Sep 30 Charles E Bonin, French explorer/diplomat (China), dies on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history first manned rocket plane flight (by auto maker Fritz von Opel)
Oct 01 Ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity in the year 1929.
Oct 03 Bert Stern, American photographer in the year 1929.
Oct 03 British Labour govt recovers diplomatic relations with USSR on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history gustav Stresemann, German chancellor (Nobel 1926), dies at 51
Oct 03 In the year 1929 kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes changes name to Yugoslavia
Oct 03 On this day in history yugoslavia formed, uniting three separate kingdoms
Oct 04 On this day in history john Metzelaar, Dutch/US writer (Report on the Fishes), dies at 37
Oct 06 On this day in history 12th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Hillcrest CC Los Angeles
Oct 06 Les Favell, cricketer (stoic Australian batsman late 50's) on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1929 ramsay MacDonald is 1st British premier to address US Congress
Oct 08 A's Howard Ehmke (7-2) sets World Series record striking out 13 Cubs in the year 1929.
Oct 09 G Kaufman & R Lardner's musical "June Moon," premieres in NYC in the year 1929.
Oct 11 In the year 1929 liselotte Pulver, Swiss actress
Oct 11 Sean O'Casey's "Silver Tassle," premieres in London on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1929 cubs blow 8-0 World Series lead, A's score 10 in 1 inning
Oct 12 In the year 1929 max Ettlinger, German philosopher/theorist, dies at 52
Oct 12 In the year 1929 robert Coles, Milton Mass, author (Anna Freud, Pulitzer 1973)
Oct 14 Phila A's beat Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 1 in 26th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 16 Bill Green, (Rep-R-NY, 1978- ) in the year 1929.
Oct 17 Ram Da-Oz, composer on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history women are considered "Persons" under Canadian law.
Oct 19 Balbir Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic-gold-1948-56) in the year 1929.
Oct 20 In the year 1929 bayshore Highway opens (SF)