On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1879

Historical Events

  • NL owners meeting in Buffalo adopt reserve clause, giving each team exclusive rights to their players

Famous Birthdays

  • Joaquín Nin, Cuban composer and pianist, father of Anaïs Nin, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1949)
1879 Highlights

About September 29, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra