On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Butlin, South African-British holiday camp promoter (Butlins), born in Cape Town, Cape Colony (d. 1980)
  • Lásló Jósef Bíró, Hungarian inventor (ballpoint pen), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1985)
1899 Highlights

About September 29, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra