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 Jeanmaire, dancer (Hans Christian Anderson), born in Paris, France
  • Zizi Jeanmaire, French dancer, singer and actress (Carmen), born in Paris, France (d. 2020)
1924 Highlights

About April 29, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus