What Happened on January 31, 1929

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Erich Maria Remarque publishes "Im Westen nichts Neues" in Berlin

Trotsky Expelled

Leon Trotsky expelled from Russia to Turkey

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Simmons, British actress (Thorn Birds, Guys & Dolls), born in London, England (d. 2010)
  • Rudolf Mössbauer, German physicist (1961 Nobel Prize in Physics for discovery of 'recoilless nuclear resonance fluorescence'), born in Munich, Germany (d. 2011)
Born in 1929

About January 31, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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