On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • AndrĂ© Previn, German born American conductor (London Symphony), film scorer (My Fair Lady) and pianist, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2019)
  • Arthur S Taylor Jr, US drummer/band leader (Taylor's Wailers)
  • Edison Vasalievich Denisov, Russian avant-garde composer (Sun of the Incas), born in Tomsk, Siberia (d. 1996)
  • Joi Lansing [Joyce Brown], American model, film and television actress, and nightclub singer (Touch of Evil, Bob Cummings Show), born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 1972)
  • Li Yuan-chia, Chinese artist (Ton Fan group), born in Guangxi, China (d. 1994)
  • Willis Hall, British writer
1929 Highlights

About April 6, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries