On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Betta St John [Betty Jean Striegler], American actress, singer and dancer (Dream Wife, Corridors of Blood), born in Hawthorne, California
  • Joyce McCartan, Irish peace campaigner, born in Banbridge, County Down, Ireland (d. 1995)
  • Lorraine Macleod, dancer (Girls Just Want to Have Fun) (d. 1995)
  • Slavko Avsenik, Slovenian musician, born in Begunje, Slovenia (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Michele Esposito, Italian composer who worked in Ireland, dies at 74
1929 Highlights

About November 26, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius