What Happened on October 3, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British Labour government recovers diplomatic relations with USSR
  • Julius Curtius succeeds Stresemann as German foreign minister
  • Kingdom of Serbs, Croats & Slovenes changes name to Yugoslavia

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Stern, American photographer

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Stresemann, German chancellor (Nobel 1926), dies at 51
  • Jeanne Eagels, actress (The Letter), dies at 35