On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1943

Historical Events

Conference of Interest

Conference at of Algiers between Winston Churchill, George Marshall and General Dwight D. Eisenhower

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill
  • Meat and cheese rationed in US

Famous Birthdays

  • E. Thomas Coleman, American politician (Rep-R-MO, 1976-93), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Robert W. Edgar, American businessman and politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania's 7th district), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Hans Wetzler, German-American composer, dies at 72
1943 Highlights

About May 29, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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