What Happened on July 29, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Neil Ritchie, British general (Eighth Army commander WWII) (d. 1983), born in British Guiana (d. 1983)
Born in 1897

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? 125 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo