What Happened on September 18, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Pirates loss to Braves & clinch NL pennant for the Cubs
  • Preston Sturges' "Strictly Dishonorable" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • June Rosemary Fisher, teacher/trade unionist
  • Louis Myers, blues guitarist /harmonica player

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Gradener, composer, dies at 85