On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1935

Historical Events

  • Ryder Cup Golf, Ridgewood CC: US wins, 9-3; first of 7 consecutive wins by the Americans

Famous Birthdays

  • David Hannay, diplomat

Person of interestJerry Lee Lewis

Jerry Lee Lewis, American rock and roll piano player and singer ("Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On"; "Great Balls Of Fire"), born in Ferriday, Louisiana

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis

1935 Highlights

About September 29, 1935

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra