Wednesday 6 February 1929US date format: 2/6/1929, UK date format: 6/2/1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 6, 1929). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Brice and Sixten Jernberg.
The Iron Mask, directed by Allan Dwan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 February 1929 ?
- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
- Saint Vedastus (+540)
- Saint Dorothea, patron saint of florists
- Saint Paul Miki
- Pierre Brice: French actor, best-known as fictional Apache-chief Winnetou in German Karl May films.
- Sixten Jernberg: Sweden -- Skier (1956, 60, 64 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Oscar Sambrano Urdaneta: Venezuelan writer.
- Keith Waterhouse: English writer (Billy Liar, Say Who Are You?).
- Oscar Urdaneta: Venezuelan author and critic (d. 2011).
- Valentin Yanin: Russian historian and author.
- Colin Murdoch: New Zealand pharmacist, inventor of the tranquilliser gun (d. 2008).
- Rudy Vallee recorded Deep Night