What Happened on April 29, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Construction of Spirit of St Louis (the monoplane which Charles Lindburgh was to fly across the Atlantic) is completed

Famous Birthdays

  • Betsy Ancker-Johnson, American physicist and auto company executive, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Dorothy Manley, England, 100m sprint (Olympic-silver-1948)