On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Balbir Singh Snr., Indian field hockey centre forward (Olympic gold 1948, 52, 56) and coach (World Cup gold 1975), born in Haripur Khalsa, India (d. 2020)
  • Dumitru Capoianu, Romanian conductor and classical and film composer (The Little Man), born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 2012)
1929 Highlights

About October 19, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra