On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1929

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)
1929 Highlights

About March 9, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces