On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Leroy Anderson, American composer (Syncopated Clock), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1975)
  • Paul Lebeau, Flemish writer (Last Rose, Xanthippe), born in Borgerhout, Flanders, Belgium (d. 1982)
  • Rene Gerber, Swiss composer, born in Travers (d. 2006)
1908 Highlights

About June 29, 1908

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer