On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1929

Historical Events

  • First broadcast of "Goldbergs" on US radio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Salvador Dali's first one-man show

Painter Salvador Dali
Salvador Dali

Famous Birthdays

  • Don January, American golfer (PGA Championship 1967), born in Plainview Texas
  • Gabriel Ochoa Uribe, Colombian soccer manager (record 14 x league titles; Millonarios [6], Santa Fe [1], América de Cali [7]; Columbia), born in Sopetrán, Colombia (d. 2020)
  • Kenneth Schermerhorn, American conductor (American Ballet), born in Schenectady, New York (d. 2005)
1929 Highlights

About November 20, 1929

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

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio