On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1929

Historical Events

  • USSR, Estonia, Latvia, Poland & Romania sign Litvinov's Pact, providing for renunciation of war among its signatories

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Barrett, (Rep-R-Nebraska)
  • Clement Meadmore, Australian-born sculptor (d. 2005)
  • James Mulcro Drew, American avant-garde composer, born in St. Paul, Minnesota (d. 2010)
  • Lennox Butler, cricketer (1 Test WI v Aust 1955, 16 & 2-151)
  • Willem Kersters, Flemish composer (Parwati, Gospel Song), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1998)
1929 Highlights

About February 9, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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