On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1914

Historical Events

Battle of Interest

4th day of Battle of Tannenberg (WWI): Russian Second Army panics, General Martos caught

  • Arizonian is 1st vessel to arrive in San Francisco via Panama Canal
  • Battle of St Quentin: French counter attack under General Lanrezac
  • New Zealand forces capture German Samoa
1914 Highlights

About August 29, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo