On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1932

Historical Events

Radio Premiere

Jack Benny debuts on radio, on Ed Sullivan's New York interview program

TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan
Comedian Jack Benny
Jack Benny

Famous Birthdays

  • William Charette, American navy Hospital Corpsman and Medal of Honour recipient, born in Ludington, Michigan (d. 2012)
1932 Highlights

About March 29, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries