On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1907

Historical Events

  • 1st helicopter ascent in Douai, France

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sir Robert Baden-Powell forms Boy Scouts in England

Founder of Scouts Robert Baden-Powell
Founder of Scouts
Robert Baden-Powell

Famous Birthdays

  • Melvin Belli, American lawyer known as "The King of Torts" and "Melvin Bellicose", born in Sonora, California (d. 1996)
1907 Highlights

About July 29, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo