On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1929

Historical Events

  • WJW-AM in Cleveland Ohio begins radio transmissions

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Lloyd, Lord Justice of Appeal
  • Kay Dotrice [Katherine Newman], British actress (Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2007)
1929 Highlights

About May 9, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus