On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1930

Historical Events

  • 1st Eastern Canada night CF game: Oshawa vs Toronto Balmy Beach

Famous Birthdays

  • Natalie Sleeth, American composer, born in Evanston, Illinois (d. 1992)
  • Niki de Saint Phalle, French sculptor, born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France (d. 2002)
  • Omara Portuondo, Cuban singer (Cuarteto d'Aida; Buena Vista Social Club), born in Havana, Cuba
1930 Highlights

About October 29, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio