On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Danish Navy scuttles its warships so as not to be taken by Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Mohamed Amin, Kenyan photojournalist, born in Eastleigh, Nairobi, Kenya (d. 1996)
  • Richard Halligan, American rock vocalist (Blood Sweat & Tears), born in Troy, New York