What Happened on July 29, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 23rd Davis Cup: France beats USA in Paris (4-1)
  • Cleveland Indians score 17 in 1st 2 inns to beat Yanks 24-6 at Dunn Field they also set a record with 24 singles in 1 game

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Test footage first created for Walt Disney's "Steamboat Willie" with Mickey Mouse

Animator Walt Disney
Animator
Walt Disney

Famous Birthdays

  • Bidzina Alexandrovich Kvernadze, composer
  • Li Ka-Shing, Chinese philanthropist and chairman of CK Hutchison Holdings, born in Chaozhou, Guangdong
  • Li Ka-Shing, Hong Kong business magnate (CK Holdings), born in Chaozhou, China