On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Simon, American politician (U. S. House of Representatives, 1975-85; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1985-97), born in Eugene, Oregon (d. 2003)
  • Tahir Salahov, Azerbaijani painter
  • Yolande Betbeze Fox, Miss America 1951, first to refuse to parade in a swimsuit, born in Mobile, Alabama (d. 2016)
1928 Highlights

About November 29, 1928

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius