On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1929

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aristide Briand becomes premier of France for the 6th time

11x Prime Minister of France Aristide Briand
11x Prime Minister of France
Aristide Briand

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)
1929 Highlights

About July 31, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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