On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 27 year old William S Paley becomes CBS president

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 112 v England at MCG - his 1st Test century

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Mahle, Brazilian composer
  • Marilyn Lloyd, (Rep-D-TN, 1975- )
  • Sergio Leone, Italian director who invented spaghetti westerns (The Man with No Name trilogy), born in Rome, Kingdom of Italy (d. 1989)