On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1933

Famous Birthdays

  • "Captain" Lou Albano, American professional wrestler, 1953-69, wrestler manager (1969-95), and actor (Cyndi Lauper music videos; Super Mario Brothers), born in Rome, Kingdom of Italy (d. 2009)
  • Cammie Smith, West Indian cricket batsman (5 Tests), born in Saint Michael, Barbados
  • Robert Fuller, actor (Laramie, Wagon Train), born in Troy, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Gerhard Schjelderup, Norwegian opera composer and musicologist, dies at 73
1933 Highlights

About July 29, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo