On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1929

Historical Events

  • Turkey introduces female suffrage

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Tanner, Swiss film director, (Charles, Dead or Alive), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Frank Springer, American comics artist (The Adventures of Phoebe Zeit-Geist), born in Jamaica, Queens, New York (d. 2009)
  • Mark Kopytman, composer, born in Kamianets-Podilskyi, Soviet Union (d. 2011)
  • Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Austrian conductor (Early Music Movement), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • Robert "King" Moody, American actor and comedian (Shtarker-Get Smart), born in NYC, New York (d. 2001)
1929 Highlights

About December 6, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius