On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1929

Historical Events

  • 88th Grand National: Robert W. H. Everett wins aboard 100/1 outsider Gregalach
  • KIT-AM in Yakima WA begins radio transmissions
  • US Coast Guard vessel sinks Canadian schooner suspected of carrying liquor

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Beer-Walbrun, German composer, dies at 64
1929 Highlights

About March 22, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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