On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1929

Historical Events

  • Lundy Island, part of British Isles, issue its own stamps

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicholas Mavroules, American politician (Rep-D-MA, 1979-93), born in Peabody, Massachusetts (d. 2003)
  • Rudy Kousbroek, Dutch writer and literary (Leopold the Buch), born in Pematang Siantar, Sumatra, Dutch East Indies (d. 2010)
1929 Highlights

About November 1, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 91 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio