On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1929

Famous Deaths

  • Serge Diaghilev, Russian ballet director (founder of the Ballets Russes), dies at 57
1929 Highlights

About August 19, 1929

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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