On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Marcel Pagnol's "Marius" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Desmond Hoyte, Guyanese politician and President of Guyana (1985-92), born in Georgetown, Guyana (d. 2002)
  • Marie Cardinal, French writer (La ClĂ© Sur La Porte), born in French Algeria (d. 2001)