What Happened on May 4, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Lou Gehrig hits 3 consecutive HRs, Yankees 11, Tigers 9

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Audrey Hepburn, British actress (Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1993)

  • Sidney Lamb, American linguist

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Morton Dunham, composer, dies at 75