On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Hanumant Singh, Indian cricketer (14 Tests for India-century on debut), born in Banswara, India
  • Roland Arnall, American businessman and U.S. Ambassador to the Netherlands, born in Paris (d. 2008).

Famous Weddings

Clark Gable

"Gone With The Wind" actor Clark Gable (37) weds actress Carole Lombard (30) at the rectory of Saint John's Methodist Episcopal Church in Kingman, Arizona

1939 Highlights

About March 29, 1939

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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