What Happened on August 22, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Baroness Ewart-Biggs, British (Lab) spokesperson on Home Affairs
  • Harry McPherson, Tyler, Texas, presidential counsel (Lyndon Johnson) and lobbyist, (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Liman von Sanders, German general in Turkey (WW I), dies at 74