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)

Person of interestWarner 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? 131 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries