What Happened on August 22, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

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