On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Anderson, English television producer, (d. 2012)
  • Paavo Berglund, Finnish violinist and conductor (Helsinki Chamber Orchestra; Finnish RSO, 1956-72), born in Helsinki, Finland (d. 2012)
  • William Edgar Thornton, American medical doctor, USAF officer, and NASA astronaut (STS-8; STS-51-B), born in Faison, North Carolina (d. 2021)
1929 Highlights

About April 14, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries