What Happened on January 20, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st feature talking motion picture taken outdoors, "In Old Arizona"

Famous Birthdays

  • Arte Johnson, comedian (Laugh-in, Don't Call Me Charlie), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Bob Denard, French mercenary
  • Glenn "Fireball" Roberts, American auto racer (Daytona 500 1962), born in Tavares, Florida (d. 1964)