On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Alcides Lanza, composer
  • Frederic Devreese, composer
  • Ken McGregor, Australian tennis player (Australian C'ship 1952), born in Adelaide, South Australia (d. 2007)
  • Norton Juster, American author, architect and children's author (The Dot and the Line), born in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Coventry, cricketer (13 runs in 2 Tests Eng v S Af 1889), dies
1929 Highlights

About June 2, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini