Sunday January 20, 1929: on this day

January 20, 1929 was the 20th day of the year 1929, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Sunday.

Is January 20, 1929 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on January 20, 1929, who was born and died on January 20, 1929, what holidays and observances are celebrated on January 20, 1929, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. The Broadway Melody, directed by Harry Beaumont), TV series books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about January 20th, 1929 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was January 20, 1929?

January 20, 1929 was a Sunday and it was the 20th day of the year 1929 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 20, 1929 can also be written as 1/20/1929 in the US and as 20/1/1929 in UK and Europe.

January 20, 1929 in January 1929 calendar


January 20, 1929: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 20, 1929:

  • In old arizona, the first full-length talking motion picture filmed outdoors, is released.
  • First feature talking motion picture taken outdoors, in old arizona.

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January 20, 1929: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 20th is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 20, 1929: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 20, 1929 is Snake and the associated element is Earth.

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January 20, 1929: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 20, 1929 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 20, 1929 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 20, 1929 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 79% full, rising at 12:27 pm and setting at 03:34 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 26, 1928 while the next full moon would come on Jan 25, 1929.

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Who was born on January 20, 1929?

Famous people born on January 20, 1929:

  • Arte Johnson
    Arte Johnson

    American actor and comedian (d. 2019).

  • Pairlee Hawkins

    Renowned jazz singer known for her soulful voice.

  • Salim Al-Hoss

    Lebanese politician who served as Prime Minister of Lebanon multiple times.

  • Fireball Roberts

    American race car driver (born 1929).

  • Masaharu Kawakatsu

    Japanese biologist.

  • Frank Kush

    American football coach and player.

  • Fran?ois-Louis Huet

    Croissy sur seine executives.

  • Arte Johnson in Chicago

    Illinois, usa; comedian.

  • Glenn Roberts

    American race car driver (d. 1964).

  • Marcel Beaumais

    France sport champion.

  • Jimmy Cobb

    American jazz drummer.

  • Loïc Bouvard
  • Jean-Jacques Perrey
  • Wilbur James «Jimmy» Cobb

Whose famous birthday is on January 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 20th:

  • Paul Stanley
    Paul Stanley

    Paul stanley is a guitarist best known as the co-lead vocalist and frontman of the rock band kiss.

  • Patricia Neal
    Patricia Neal

    American actress, who became a broadway star in her broadway debut in 1945.

  • Erin Wasson
    Erin Wasson

    Erin wasson is a prominent american model known for her work with top fashion brands and her appearances in international fashion magazines.

  • David Lynch
    David Lynch

    American screenwriter and director, one of today's most creative and talented film-makers of the 20th century.

  • Bill Maher
    Bill Maher

    American comedian, host of humorous tv shows "politically incorrect", (1997) and "aeuroereal time with bill maheraeur" (2003).

  • Omar Sy
    Omar Sy

    French actor best known for his roles in omar et fred and fred testot as fred testot.

  • Lorenzo Lamas
    Lorenzo Lamas

    American actor, tv soap star, and sex symbol.

  • Duniya Vijay
    Duniya Vijay

    Duniya vijay is an indian actor known for his work in kannada cinema.

  • Evan Peters
    Evan Peters

    Evan peters is an american actor known for his roles in the tv series american horror story and the x-men film series.

  • Rainn Wilson
    Rainn Wilson

    Rainn wilson is an american actor best known for his role as dwight schrute on the television series the office.

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January 20, 1929: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 95 years 3 months old,

or 1143 months and 3 days old,

or 4970 weeks and 2 days old,

or 34792 days old,

if you were born on January 20, 1929.

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 20, 1929?

There are 272 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday January 20th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 20, 1929?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 20, 1929.


January 20, 1929: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 20, 1929:

  • Maria Beccadelli di Bologna

What famous deaths happened on January 20th?

Famous deaths on January 20th:

  • Barbara Stanwyck
    Barbara Stanwyck

    Four times, an american actress was nominated for the oscar: "stella dallas," 1937, 1942, "ball of fire," 1941, and 1944.

  • Audrey Hepburn
    Audrey Hepburn

    Belgian actress, humanitarian and dancer who started as a ballet student.

  • Beatrice Lillie
    Beatrice Lillie

    Talented comedic actress and singer known for her wit and charm.

  • Meat Loaf
    Meat Loaf

    American singer, known as the wild man of rock opera.

  • Johnny Weissmuller
    Johnny Weissmuller

    Romanian-born american actor and swimmer who won five olympic medals as well as numerous world records.

  • Mira Furlan
    Mira Furlan

    Mira Furlan was a talented actress known for her roles in 'Babylon 5' and 'Lost.

  • Louis Seigner
    Louis Seigner

    Mathilde and emmanuelle are the grandfathers of a french stage comedian and actor, mathilde and emmanuelle.

  • Carl Switzer
    Carl Switzer

    Actor (alfalfa - our gang), shot to death at 31.

  • Isaly Hepburn

    Isaly Hepburn was a celebrated British actress and fashion icon, known for her roles in classic films such as 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' and...

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January 20, 1929: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 20, 1929:

  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
  • Epiphanius of Pavia
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
  • Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
  • The Eve of St. Agnes.

Saints celebrated on January 20, 1929:

  • Saint Fabian

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January 20, 1929: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 20, 1929 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Broadway Melody

The Broadway Melody

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Bessie Love, Anita Page, Charles King, The Angeles Twins

Country: United States of America

I Kiss Your Hand Madame

I Kiss Your Hand Madame

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Robert Land

Starring: Harry Liedtke, Marlene Dietrich, Pierre de Guingand, Károly Huszár

The Cavalier

The Cavalier

Release year: 1928

Directed by: Irvin Willat

Starring: Richard Talmadge, Barbara Bedford, Nora Cecil, David Torrence

Storm Over Asia

Storm Over Asia

Release year: 1928

Directed by: Vsevolod Pudovkin

Starring: I. Inkizhinov, I. Dedintsev, Valéry Inkijinoff, Aleksandr Chistyakov

Country: United States of America

West of Zanzibar

West of Zanzibar

Release year: 1928

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lionel Barrymore, Mary Nolan, Warner Baxter

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on January 20, 1929?

On January 20, 1929 the US President was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 20, 1929?

On January 20, 1929 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 20, 1929?

On January 20, 1929 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about January 20th?

January 20th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 20th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 20th, such as:

  • 2019 - Conflict in northern mali: ten united nations peacekeepers have been killed in an islamist militant attack at their base in mali’s northern kidal region.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: northwestern syria campaign (october 2017-present). the syrian army seizes the abu al-duhur military airbase, idlib governorate.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: isil militants demolish part of palmyra’s ancient roman theatre. (bbc). an airstrike inflicts death on more than 40 jabhat fateh al-sham militants at a jihadist camp east of aleppo. the exact cause of the attack is unknown. (reuters),

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What happened in 1929?

1929 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • New Moon musical opens in London
  • 1st AAU Greco-Roman wrestling championships held
  • Seeing Eye Guide Dog Organization forms

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What was the calendar for January 1929?

January 1929 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how January 1929 calendar looked like.

Sunday January 20, 1929