On This Day

August 14, 1929 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Jewish Agency for Palestine forms

Birthdays in History

  • Hewlett Thompson, Bishop of Exeter
  • Louise Slaughter, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York), born in Lynch, Kentucky (d. 2018)
  • Oliver Neville, principal (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts)
  • Thomas Meehan, American writer (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray), born in Ossining, New York (d. 2017)
1929 in History