On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1935

Historical Events

  • International Lawn Tennis Challenge, Wimbledon: 3rd straight GB title as Pat Hughes & Raymond Tuckey beat Americans Wilmer Allison & John Van Ryn 6-2, 1-6, 6-8, 6-3, 6-3 for unassailable 3-0 lead; ends 5-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Schreier, German tenor and conductor (Dresden State Opera, 1962-2000), born in Meissen, Saxony, Germany (d. 2019)
1935 Highlights

About July 29, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo