What Happened on August 29, 1923

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Richard AttenboroughRichard Attenborough (1923-2014)

English actor and director (Gandhi, Jurassic Park, Young Winston), born in Cambridge, England

Born in 1923
1923 Highlights

About August 29, 1923

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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