On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1929

Historical Events

  • Young Plan, which sought to settle German reparations debts after World War I, is agreed

Famous Birthdays

  • Anneliese Kuppers, German FR, equestrian dressage (Olympic silver 1956)
  • Mike Elliott, saxophonist, born in Jamaica, West Indies
  • Roch La Salle, Canadian politician (d. 2007)
1929 Highlights

About August 6, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo