On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Herman T M Lauxtermann, Dutch 2nd chamber member (VVD)
  • Howard Sackler, American screenwriter (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Lemon Henry "Blind Lemon" Jefferson, American blues singer and guitarist, dies at 36
1929 Highlights

About December 19, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius