What the sky looked like on May 26, 1929
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/26/1929, UK date format: 26/5/1929
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 26, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Catherine Sauvage and Hugo Raes.
Un Chien Andalou, directed by Luis Buñuel, 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 May 26, 1929?