On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Sir Neil Ritchie, British general (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Joost Gerard Kist, Dutch lawyer and president of High Council (1885-97), dies at 74
1897 Highlights

About July 29, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo