What Happened on April 29, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 27th Kentucky Derby: Jimmy Winkfield on His Eminence wins in 2:07.75
  • Antisemitic riot in Budapest

Famous Birthdays

  • George Osborne Sayles, historian

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Hirohito, 124th Emperor of Japan (1926-89), born in Aoyama Palace, Tokyo (d. 1989)

Emperor of Japan Hirohito
Emperor of Japan
Hirohito