On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1937

Historical Events

  • Japanese troops occupies Peking and Tientsin
  • Tongzhou Incident: East Hopei Army mutinies against Japanese troops and civilians

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCharles Schwab

Charles Schwab, American investor and entrepreneur (Charles Schwab Corporation), born in Sacramento, California

Investor and Entrepreneur Charles Schwab
Investor and Entrepreneur
Charles Schwab
  • Daniel McFadden, American economist, Nobel Prize Laureate
1937 Highlights

About July 29, 1937

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 83 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo