On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1885

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Egon Kisch, Austrian-Czech writer and journalist (Rasende Reporter), born in Prague (d. 1948)
  • Wallingford Riegger, American composer (Bacchangle), born in Albany, Georgia (d. 1961)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Novelist Edith Wharton (23) weds Edward Robbins Wharton (35)

Pulitzer prize winning novelist Edith Wharton
Pulitzer prize winning novelist
Edith Wharton