On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • JHR Maij-Wegge, Dutch politician, born in Drenthe, Netherlands
  • Rick Danko, Canadian bassist and singer (The Band - "Stage Fright"), born in Blayney, Ontario (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • William Henry Singer, American painter and collector (Singer Museum, Laren), dies at 75
1943 Highlights

About December 29, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn