On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Pope Pius XI publishes encyclical Divini illius magistri

Famous Birthdays

  • Mies Bouman, Dutch television presenter (Open the Village), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 2018)
  • Peter May, English cricketer (dashing batsman of 50's), born in Reading (d. 1994)
  • Sidney Greenbaum, British scholar, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 1996)