August 8, 1929 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

German airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight

Inventor and Zeppelin Commander Hugo Eckener
Inventor and Zeppelin Commander
Hugo Eckener
  • Salem Oregon airport dedicated

Birthdays in History

  • Larisa Bogoraz, Soviet dissident (d. 2004)