What Happened on October 2, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • John Zochonis, British industrialist (PZ Cussons) and philanthropist (d. 2013)
  • Kenneth Leighton, British pianist and composer, born in Wakefield, Yorkshire (d. 1958)
  • Moses Gunn, American actor (Amityville II, Good Times, Shaft) who co-founded the Negro Ensemble Company (The Blacks, The Poison Tree), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1993)