On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Aurel Joliat, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Ottawa, Canada (d. 1986)

Sherwin Badger

Sherwin Badger, American figure skater (US singles championship 1920-24; Olympic silver pairs [with Beatrix Loughran] 1932), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1972)

Figure Skater Sherwin Badger
Figure Skater
Sherwin Badger

1901 Highlights

About August 29, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo