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

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

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? 91 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer