On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1897

Famous Birthdays

  • Hope Emerson, American actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), born in Hawarden, Iowa (d. 1960)

Person of interestJoseph Goebbels

Joseph Goebbels, German politician and Reich Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germany (1933-45), born in Rheydt, Germany (d. 1945)

Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information Joseph Goebbels
Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information
Joseph Goebbels

1897 Highlights

About October 29, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio