On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1929

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
1929 Highlights

About July 17, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer