What Happened on October 5, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Autherine Lucy, 1st African-American to enroll in University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, born in Shiloh, Alabama
  • Richard F. Gordon, Jr., American naval officer and astronaut (Gemini 11; Apollo 12), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2017)
Born in 1929
1929 Highlights

About October 5, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra