What Happened on August 9, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Mick Loftus, Irish Gaelic footballer (Mayo) and executive (President Gaelic Athletic Association 1985–88), born in Kiltoom, Ireland (d. 2023)

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich Zille, German cartoonist (Simplicissimus), dies at 71
1929 Highlights

About August 9, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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