Historical Events on July 29, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st transcontinental phone link made between NYC & SF
  • Austrian-Hungary bombs Belgrade
  • British fleet leaves Portland/passes Straits of Dover
  • In response to Austria's declaration of war on Serbia, Russian diplomats and general urge general mobilization, but the Tsar calls for partial mobilization
  • Russia mobilize troops along Austrian boundary