On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • USSR breaks diplomatic relations with China

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy McMillan, American baseball infielder, coach and manager (MLB All Star 1956-57; Gold Glove 1957-59; Cincinnati Reds), born in Bonham, Texas (d. 1997)
  • Sergei K. Godunov, Russian mathematician