On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1929

Historical Events

  • Dunlop Latex Development Laboratories made foam rubber

Famous Birthdays

  • Eustace Gibbs, 3rd Baron Wraxall, British diplomat and vice marshal (Diplomatic Corps) (d. 2017)

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

American Playwright Eugene O'Neill divorces second wife novelist Agnes Boulton after 11 years of marriage

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Eugene O'Neill

Famous Deaths

  • Dustin Farnum, American actor (Squaw Man, Virginian, The Flaming Frontier), dies at 55
1929 Highlights

About July 3, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer