On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league halfback, coach, administrator (NSWRL, ARL, Manly-Warringah chairman), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine Bourdelle, French sculptor (b. 1861)
  • Lee Richmond, American baseball pitcher (first ever MLB perfect game, 1880), dies at 72