On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Jean Giraudoux' "Amphitryon '38" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • António Castanheira Neves, Portuguese philosopher
  • Bobby Bowden, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Florida State 1976-2009; National C'ship 1993, 99), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Trevor McMahon, NZ cricket wicket-keeper (v India & Pak 1955-56)