On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Celeste Holm, American actress (Gentleman's Agreement, All About Eve), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • Maya Deren (born Eleanora Derenkowskaia), American filmmaker, born in Kiev, Ukraine
1917 Highlights

About April 29, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus