Wednesday 20 November 1929US date format: 11/20/1929, UK date format: 20/11/1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 20, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jerry Hardin and Kenneth DeWitt Schermerhorn in Schenectady.
It's a Great Life, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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Which were the important events of 20 November 1929 ?
- Church of England - Edmund the Martyr
- Brazil - Zumbi Day (since 1978)
- United Kingdom - wedding day of Queen Elizabeth II (1947), official flag day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Revolution (1910)
- UNICEF - Universal Children's Day
- Vietnam - Teacher's Day (Ngay nha gi�o Vi?t Nam)
- Transgender Day of Remembrance (since 1999) 
- Jerry Hardin: American actor who has appeared in film and television roles, although he is perhaps best known as the character Deep Throat in the series "The X-Files.
- Kenneth DeWitt Schermerhorn in Schenectady: New York, USA; conductor (American Ballet).
- Dick Clark in Mount Vernon: New York, USA; TV host (American Bandstand).
- Don January: American retired professional golfer, who won 10 PGA Tour titles, though never more than one in a year, with his most notable at the 1967 PGA Championship, an 18-hole playoff victory over Don Massengale.
- Donald Ray January: Plainview, Texas -- PGA golfer (1960 Tucson Open).
- Luigi Carrara: Italy sport Champion.
- Penelope Hobhouse: Irish gardener author and educator.
- Emmanuel Lescure: French business leader, who spent his entire career within Groupe SEB, serving as Chairman from 1976 to 1990.
- 1st broadcast of Goldbergs on US radio