On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1924

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Balding, Canadian golfer (first Canadian to win PGA Tour event in US, 4-time winner), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2006)
  • RenĂ©e "Zizi" Jeanmaire, French dancer and actress (Carmen; Hans Christian Andersen), born in Paris, France (d. 2020)
1924 Highlights

About April 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years and 7 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus