On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Vatican puts French fascist Charles Maurras' work on the index
  • Victoria (1107) beat NSW (221 & 230) by an innings 656 runs

Famous Deaths

  • Rainer M Rilke, Austrias songwriter/writer (Wise Queen), dies at 51
  • Rainer Maria Rilke, Austrian poet (Ana, The City, Duino Elegies), dies at 51