On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

First nonstop flight made from America to Asia across the Bering Strait (Nome to North Cape) by Noel Wien and Calvin Cripe for Wien Air Alaska

Aviation Pioneer Noel Wien
Aviation Pioneer
Noel Wien

Famous Birthdays

  • Yvonne Chouteau, Native American dancer (one of the "five Moons" of Oklahoma), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2016)