On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Thomson, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests, 9 wickets; Sussex), born in Walsall, England (d. 2021)
  • John Polanyi, Canadian chemist (Nobel 1986), born in Berlin, Germany
  • Patriarch Filaret (Mykhailo Denysenko) of Ukrainian Orthodox Church - Kyiv Patriarchate
1929 Highlights

About January 23, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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