Wednesday 25 September 1929
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Barbara Walters and Ronnie Barker.
Applause, directed by Rouben Mamoulian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 25 September 1929
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- Also see September 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Virgin of Fuencisla; Saint Finbarr
- Mozambique - Armed Forces Day
- French Republican Calendar - Colchique (Crocus) Day, fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Barbara Walters: American broadcaster, the first woman to co-anchor network news at a whopping salary of one-million dollars per year in 1975.
- Ronnie Barker: British actor and comedian, a bit plump, a co-star with Ronnie Corbett in the British TV sitcom "The Two Ronnies.
- Delia Scala: Italian dancer and actress.
- Guy Solieux: Chartres Journalist.
- Francis Lemue: Wattrelos physician.
- Miller Huggins: Manager (New York Yankees), dies from blood poisoning at 49.
- Queen-mother Emma opens Antonie van Leeuwenhoek House in Amsterdam
- Lieutenant Jimmy Doolittle performs the first blind flight at Mitchell Field in New York, proving that full Instrument Flying from take off to landing is possible.
- Jimmy Doolittle performs the first blind flight from Mitchel Field proving that full instrument flying from take off to landing is possible.