On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Pieter Terpstra, Dutch journalist & writer (De dei is forroun/Havank-T), born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 2006)
  • Roman Vlad, Romanian-born Italian composer, born in Cernauti, Romania (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • William Osler, Canadian physician and author (circulatory system), dies at 70
1919 Highlights

About December 29, 1919

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn