What the sky looked like on August 08, 1929
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/8/1929, UK date format: 8/8/1929
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gudrun Burwitz and Ronnie Biggs.
Say It with Songs, directed by Lloyd Bacon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 08, 1929?