On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1929

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Chic Blackhawks 1st game at Chicago Stadium, beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 3-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Ford, Australian cricket wicket-keeper (successful NSW of 50's), born in Maryville, New South Wales
  • Ian Board, British barkeeper (the Colony Room), born in Devon (d.1994)
  • Nicholas Courtney, British actor (Doctor Who, Incendiary), born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 2011)