What Happened on July 29, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 115°F (46°C), Holly Springs, Mississippi (state record)
  • Airship R100, 1st passenger-carrying flight from England to Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Taylor, dancer/choreographer (Paul Taylor Dance Company) [or 6/5]

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander von Fielitz, composer, dies at 69