On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1939

Historical Events

Historic Event

Chaim Weizmann informs England that Palestine Jews will fight in WW II

Famous Birthdays

  • Joel Schumacher, American film director (Lost Boys, Batman), born in New York City (d. 2020)
1939 Highlights

About August 29, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo