On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1929

Historical Events

  • 1st high-speed jet wind tunnel completed Langley Field Ca
  • 31.1°C (88°F) highest temperature on this day in De Bilt
  • Mexico & Vatican sign Concord

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandre Lagoya, Greek-Italian-French classical guitarist and composer, born in Alexandria, Egypt (d. 1999)
  • Leigh Snowden [Martha Lee Estes], American actress (All That Heaven Allows), born in Covington, Tennessee (d. 1982)
  • Mamiya Michio, Japanese composer, born in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan
  • Pat Crawford Brown, American actress (Desperate Housewives, General Hospital), born in NYC, New York
  • Pete George, American weightlifter (Olympic gold/2 silver-48, 52), born in Akron, Ohio
1929 Highlights

About June 29, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 92 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

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