What Happened on August 7, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Babe Ruth ties record by hitting grand slams in consecutive games

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck forms Dutch government

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Larsen, American MLB pitcher (NY Yankees), born on what must have been a perfect day in Michigan City, Indiana
  • James Pilditch, designer
  • Jo Baer [Josephine Kleinberg], American painter and minimalist artist, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Richard T Schulze, (Rep-R-PA, 1975- )
  • Ruth Carter-Stapleton, evangelist, born in Plains, Georgia