What Happened on September 29, 1907

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Construction begins on Washington National Cathedral

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Shepley, British actor (Squibs, Dick & the Duchess), born in Plymouth, Devon, England (d. 1961)
  • Orvon Grover "Gene" Autry, American cowpoke, singer, actor (The Gene Autry Show), and business tycoon (California Angels), born in Near Tioga, Texas (d. 1998)
  • Richard Harkness, Artesian SD, newscaster (Story of the Week, NBC)