On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Badura-Skoda, German-Austrian composer, born in Munich, Germany

Person of interestMartin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr., American clergyman and leader of the Civil Rights Movement (Nobel 1964), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1968)

Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Queen Ida, Louisiana Creole accordionist, born in Lake Charles, Louisiana