On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Paxon, American politician (Rep-R-New York 1989-99), born in Arkon, New York
  • Deborah Iyall, American artist and singer (Romeo Void), born in Soap Lake, Washington
  • Jake Burton Carpenter, American snowboarder

Jerry Seinfeld

Jerome "Jerry" Seinfeld, American comedian and actor (Seinfeld, Bee Movie), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Shane Fontayne [Michael Barakan], British session and touring rock guitarist, and songwriter, born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Heldring, Dutch ship owner and financier, dies at 82
1954 Highlights

About April 29, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus