On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1921

Historical Events


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Adolf Hitler becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

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Cleveland's 125th anniversary celebration: Cy Young, 54, pitches 2 inn

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young
  • New rules of language assumed (equal rights Flemings/Walen Belgium)

Famous Birthdays

  • Aled Eames, Welsh maritime historian, born in Llandudno (d. 1996)
  • Richard Egan, American actor (Empire, Redigo, Pollyanna), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1987)
1921 Highlights

About July 29, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo