On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1929

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Graf Zeppelin passes over San Francisco for Los Angeles after trans-Pacific voyage

Inventor and Zeppelin Commander Hugo Eckener
Inventor and Zeppelin Commander
Hugo Eckener

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Burton, Australian cricketer (Australian wicketkeeper 1886-87), dies at 63
1929 Highlights

About August 25, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo