On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1929

Historical Events

  • 1st manned rocket plane flight (by auto maker Fritz von Opel)

Famous Birthdays

  • Leticia Ramos-Shahani, Filipino Senator, lawmaker and women's rights activist who led the drafting of the international women’s bill of rights, born in Lingayen, Philippine Islands (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Bonin, French explorer and diplomat (China), dies at 64
1929 Highlights

About September 30, 1929

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra