On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1929

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Future Australian cricket captain Don Bradman scores an unbeaten 340 for NSW v Victoria (488 mins, 38 fours); then highest individual score in a Sheffield Shield match

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Golson, American jazz tenor saxophonist, arranger, and composer ("I Remember Clifford"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1929 Highlights

About January 25, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius