On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1929

Historical Events

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Winged Foot CC: Bobby Jones wins his third US Open title in a 36-hole playoff, dominating Al Espinosa by 23 strokes on the West Course

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Kelly, British pianist and composer, born in Edinburgh (d. 1996)
  • Micki Grant [Minnie Perkins], American theater singer, actress, and composer (Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope; Your Arms Are Too Short To Box With God), born in Chicago, Illinois
1929 Highlights

About June 30, 1929

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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