On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Jillian, American actress (Mr Mom, Jennifer Slept Here), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Jody Scheckter, South African auto racer (World F1 Champion 1979), born in East London, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait (b. 1885)