On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1906

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Newport, RI: William Clothier beats defending champion Beals Wright 6-3, 6-0, 6-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Lurene Tuttle, American actress (Father of Bride, Julia), born in Pleasant Lake, Indiana (d. 1986)
1906 Highlights

About August 29, 1906

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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