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, American Figure Skating Champion (1920-24), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1972)
1901 Highlights

About August 29, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo