On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Elston Howard, American baseball catcher (12 × MLB All-Star; 6 × World Series; AL MVP 1963; first African-American NY Yankee), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1980)
  • Richard Moryl, American composer, born in Newark, New Jersey
1929 Highlights

About February 23, 1929

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

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces