What Happened on October 25, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Interior Secretary Albert B. Fall convicted of accepting $100,000 bribe in the Teapot scandal - 1st US Cabinet member to go to jail

United States Senator Albert B. Fall
United States Senator
Albert B. Fall

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Loader, cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA)
  • Peter Rohmkorf, writer
  • Roger John Tayler, astrophysicist

Famous Deaths

  • James Lillywhite Jr, cricketer (two Tests for England 1877), dies