April 29, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer arrested by nazis
  • Noel Coward's "Present Laughter" premieres in London
  • US 34th Division occupies Hill 609, North Tunisia

Birthdays in History

Person of interestIan Kershaw

Ian Kershaw, English historian (wrote seminal biographies of Adolf Hitler), born in Oldham, England

Historian Ian Kershaw
Ian Kershaw

Deaths in History

  • Sidney A K Keyes, English poet (Foreign Gate), dies at 20