On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1929

Famous Birthdays

  • Harvey Schmidt, American musical theatre composer and illustrator (The Fantasticks), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • Rainis [Jānis Pliekšāns], Latvian poet and playwright, dies at 64
1929 Highlights

About September 12, 1929

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo