On This Day

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
Walt Disney

Famous Birthdays

  • Bidzina Alexandrovich Kvernadze, Georgian composer, born in Sighnaghi, Georgia (d. 2010)
  • Li Ka-Shing, Hong Kong-Chinese business magnate and entrepreneur (CK Holdings), born in Chao'an, Guangdong, China