On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1908

Historical Events

  • Calgary Rugby Football Union forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Tolan, American athlete (d. 1967)
  • James Norman Dalrymple Anderson, lawyer

Famous Deaths

  • Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, Brazilian writer (Epitaph of a small winner), dies at 69
1908 Highlights

About September 29, 1908

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra