What Happened on July 31, 1929

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Aristide Briand becomes premier of France for the 6th time

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Murray, American actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love), born in Hollywood, California
  • José Santamaría, Uruguayan soccer defender (Uruguay 20, Spain 16 caps; Real Madrid), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Lynne Reid Banks, British author (The Indian in the Cupboard), born in London
  • Oriana Fallaci, Italian journalist and writer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 2006)
Born in 1929
1929 Highlights

About July 31, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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