On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • James Hong, American-Chinese actor (The New Adventures of Charlie Chan), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Marni Nixon, American singer (for Audrey Hepburn, Natalie Wood & Deborah Kerr), born in Altadena, California (d. 2016)
  • Rebecca Schull [Wattenberg], American actress (Wings, United 93), born in NYC, New York
  • Ryne Duren, American near-sighted pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Cazenovia, Wisconsin (d. 2011)
1929 Highlights

About February 22, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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