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)

Joseph Goebbels

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

1897 Highlights

About October 29, 1897

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio