On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1889

Historical Events

  • 51st Grand National: Jockey Tommy Beasley wins his third GN aboard Irish 2-time runner-up Frigate at 8/1

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Lindsay, American playwright, actor and director (State of the Union), born in Waterford, New York (d. 1968)

Warner Baxter

Warner Baxter, American actor (In Old Arizona, Cisco Kid), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 1951)

1889 Highlights

About March 29, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries