On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • (Dolores) LaVern Baker [Evans], American blues vocalist (I Cried a Tear), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1997)
  • Hans Magnus Enzensberger, German writer, born in Kaufbeuren, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Mieczyslaw Soltys, Polish composer, dies at 66
1929 Highlights

About November 11, 1929

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 91 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio