On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1943

Historical Events

  • 1st Silbertanne-murder by German occupiers in Meppel

Historic Event

US General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Italian Marshal Pietro Badoglio sign an armistice

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Zjadovs 5th Gardeleger/Managarovs 53rd Army reconquer Kremenchuk (Ukraine)

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Boyd Roberts, American genealogist

Lech Wałęsa

Lech Wałęsa, Polish Solidarity movement leader (Nobel Peace Prize 1983) and President of Poland (1990-95), born in Popowo, Poland

Polish Politician and Labor Activist Lech Wałęsa
Polish Politician and Labor Activist
Lech Wałęsa
  • Mohammad Khatami, Iranian politician, President of Iran (1997-2005), born in Ardakan, Iran
  • Peter Rigby, British businessman and one of UK richest (Specialist Computer Holdings)
1943 Highlights

About September 29, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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