On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Budd Boetticher, American film director (d. 2001)
  • Charlie Christian, American jazz and swing guitarist (Benny Goodman Sextet), born in Bonham, Texas (d. 1942) [1] [2]
1916 Highlights

About July 29, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo