On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1929

Historical Events

  • 1st airport hotel opens at Oakland, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Anthony [Caruso], tenor (2,928 performances at Metropolitan Opera), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2012)
  • Larry Lamb, newspaper editor

Famous Deaths

  • Hugo Von Hofmannsthal, playwright/poet, dies
1929 Highlights

About July 15, 1929

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer