On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Lennie "Len" Weinrib, American comedian and actor (H.R. Pufnstuf, Bedknobs and Broomsticks), born in NYC, New York (d. 2006)
  • Otis Rush, American blues musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), born in Philadelphia. Mississippi (d. 2018)
  • Otto Zykan, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Leroy Carr, American blues singer-songwriter, dies at 30
1935 Highlights

About April 29, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus