On This Day

August 29, 1929 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Historic Event

Aviator Anne Morrow Lindbergh makes her first solo flight

Historic Event

German airship Graf Zeppelin ends a round-the-world flight

Birthdays in History

  • Thom Gunn, British poet (The Wound), born in Kent, England (d. 2004)
1929 in History