What Happened on January 13, 1929

Historical Events

  • Humanist Society established, Hollywood, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Pass [Passalaqua], American jazz guitarist ("The Trio" with Oscar Peterson; Ella Fitzgerald) and composer, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • H. B. Higgins, Australian politician and judge (b. 1851)

Wyatt EarpWyatt Earp (1848-1929)

American frontiersman and marshal who participated in the gunfight at the OK Corral, dies at 80


1929 Highlights

About January 13, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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