On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1929

Historical Events

  • 1st time NY curb stock exchange transacts more business than NY Exch

Famous Birthdays

  • Geoffrey Penwill Parsons, Australian piano player, born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1995)
  • Gideon Nxumalo, South African jazz composer and pianist, born in Kimberley, South Africa (d. 1970)
  • Nigel Pickering, American guitarist (Spanky & Our Gang), born in Pontiac, Michigan (d. 2011)
1929 Highlights

About June 15, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini