On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Martinelli, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Ashland University 1959-93), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 2021)
  • Gerald Harper, British broadcaster and actor (Tunes of Glory, Extra Day), born in London

Person of interestGraham Hill

Graham Hill, British auto racer (Formula One World Champion, 1962 & 1968) born in Hampstead, London (d. 1975)

Auto Racer Graham Hill
Auto Racer
Graham Hill
  • James Schlesinger, US Secretary of Defense (1973-75)
1929 Highlights

About February 15, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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