Historical Events in July 1929

  • Jul 1 US Immigration law of 1924 in effect
  • Jul 1 US cartoonist Elzie Segar creates "Popeye"
  • Jul 3 Dunlop Latex Development Laboratories made foam rubber
  • Jul 4 AM radio station WOWO, Indiana's transmitter burns down
  • Jul 5 42nd Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-1 6-2)
  • Jul 5 WOWO-AM, Indiana returns to air, 1 day after transmitter burns down
  • Jul 6 St Louis has 2, 10 run innings & beats Phillies 28-6
  • Jul 6 49th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Henri Cochet beats Jean Borotra (6-4 6-3 6-4)
  • Jul 7 Romania & Vatican sign concord
  • Jul 10 In game between Pirates & Phillies 9 HRs hit 1 in each inning
  • Jul 10 US issues newer, smaller-sized paper currency
  • Jul 15 1st airport hotel opens-Oakland, Ca
  • Jul 17 USSR breaks diplomatic relations with China
  • Jul 23 The Fascist government in Italy bans the use of foreign words.
  • Jul 24 NY to SF foot race ends (2½ months) winner is 60 year old Monteverde

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Jul 24 President Hoover proclaims Kellogg-Briand Pact which renounces war

31st US President Herbert Hoover
31st US President
Herbert Hoover
US Secretary of State Frank Kellogg
US Secretary of State
Frank Kellogg
  • Jul 27 Dike of Wieringermeerpolder finished
  • Jul 28 Chicago Cardinals become 1st NFL team to train out of state (Mich)
  • Jul 28 24th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (3-2)
  • Jul 28 23rd Tour de France won by Maurice De Waele of Belgium
  • Jul 31 Aristide Briand becomes premier of France for the 6th time