What Happened on October 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • First ballpoint pen goes on sale, manufactured by Biro

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Getulio Vargas, President of Brazil, resigns.

President and Dictator of Brazil Getulio Vargas
President and Dictator of Brazil
Getulio Vargas
  • Happy Chandler resigns as US Senator, remains as baseball commish

Famous Birthdays

  • Melba Moore, [Beatrice], American singer/actress (Ellis Island), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Erich Blaich [Dr. Owlglass], German writer (Simplicissimus), dies at 72