On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Williamson, American sci-fi author (Cometeers), born in Brisbee, Arizona Territory (d. 2006)
  • Philippe Brun, French jazz trumpeter, born in Paris (d. 1994)
1908 Highlights

About April 29, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus