On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Patent granted for a 4-wheel automobile brake, Clintonville, Wisconsin

Famous Birthdays

  • Claire Dodd, American actress (Lady, In the Navy), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 1973)
  • Gerben Sonderman, Dutch test pilot (Fokker), born in Drachten, Netherlands (d. 1955)